Ural Owl

Ural owl (Strix uralensis)

Ural owl (Strix uralensis)

Scientific name: Strix uralensis
Height: 580mm to 610mm
Geographical distribution: central and northern Europe, central Asia, Korea and Japan

Habitat: old woodland and forest
Diet: voles and other mammals up to the size of small hares, plus birds and frogs
Status: locally not uncommon

Here are the names of the Ural owls we have at the sanctuary:
POOTLE
RORY