Barn Owl

The familiar large dishface of the Barn Owl houses it's ears with which it stalks it's prey silently because of it's soft wing feathers. A fearsome usually nocturnal predator of small rodents.
Ref:
AN0006
Date:
30/07/08
Location:
Northern England
Photographer:
Stephen Davison
Barn Owl

Barn Owl

The familiar large dishface of the Barn Owl houses it's ears with which it stalks it's prey silently because of it's soft wing feathers. A fearsome usually nocturnal predator of small rodents.
Ref:
AN0006
Date:
30/07/08
Location:
Northern England
Photographer:
Stephen Davison