tawny owl


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tawny owl

a European owl, Strix aluco, having a reddish-brown or grey plumage, black eyes, and a round head
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Tawny owls could start twit-twooing soon, screeching barn owls, barking muntjac deer and foxes are all something you could hear.
This is a small, pleasant English memoir of life with a pet tawny owl.
We have also received information that a Tawny Owl has been shot in the area within the last couple of weeks and we are appealing for anyone with information about either of these incidents to contact police.
Islwyn Jones releases the tawny owl back into the wild
Last summer, I stepped into our back garden and perfectly replicated the call of the tawny owl.
The rate of preservation of skull characters in bank voles was evaluated from the pellets and food remains of the Tawny Owl (Strix aluco) collected in Lithuania in 1997-2005 (Balciauskiene, 2006).
Last night two birds, a tawny owl and a Pharaoh eagle owl were still missing.
Over the millennia this produced the tawny owl, superbly adapted to exploit its particular ecological niche.
Tawny Owl Lynne Walker, 42, was taking her pack to visit the Inverurie police station, in Aberdeenshire, when disaster struck.
A TAWNY owl had a lucky escape after spending three days trapped in a chimney.
ELEGANT Tawny owl and, right, a hungry giant otter tucks in