Tawny owl

Tawny owl (Strix aluco)

Tawny owl (Strix aluco)

Scientific name: Strix aluco
Height: 360mm to 460mm
Geographical distribution: Europe, Asia, North Africa, Middle East

Habitat: Mixed coniferous or deciduous woodland, woodland edge
Diet: Wide variety of prey, often opportunists
Status: Common species

Here are the names of the Tawny owls we have at the sanctuary:

HONEY                                                                                                                                           WHEATLEY