Barn Owl

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Common Name Barn Owl
Scientific Name Tyto alba
Interest Level
3/5
Related Species Owls
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Summary

Sadly now a scarce and sedlom seen bird in Dorset.


 

 

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These are some photographs of this species that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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Barn Owls 1 this morning and 2 here this evening, the morning back-lighting was nice for a change https://t.co/6OBvQzPCrF
Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
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Shame about the poor light but this lovely Barn Owl also entertained us in the same fields. https://t.co/xbofxiadkf
Tweet Date:
04/02/2017 - 18:30
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Great to see these newly fledged Barn Owls on Portland. https://t.co/pDk8mt78Mo
Tweet Date:
11/07/2017 - 19:30
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Took this picture of a young Rat at Lorton Meadows, early one morning recently. Thought it looked a tad worried! https://t.co/rc3UuTIvxR
Tweet Date:
14/07/2017 - 22:00
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A Weymouth Barn Owl taken at last light. https://t.co/YiN0jmzECw
Tweet Date:
20/07/2017 - 22:15
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
20/07/2017 - 22:15 Wawlee A Weymouth Barn Owl taken at last light. https://t.co/YiN0jmzECw
20/07/2017 - 21:30 Dorset Wildlife Trust Amazing to see the #BarnOwls @ Lorton Meadows #Dwtwey @BarnOwlTrust @DorsetWildlife @Britnatureguide https://t.co/Y4fNg2IY4r
14/07/2017 - 22:00 Wawlee Took this picture of a young Rat at Lorton Meadows, early one morning recently. Thought it looked a tad worried! https://t.co/rc3UuTIvxR
11/07/2017 - 19:30 Peter Coe Great to see these newly fledged Barn Owls on Portland. https://t.co/pDk8mt78Mo
16/06/2017 - 22:30 Retweet RT @MetalAFC: Good evening at Middlebere today heard a Cuckoo, saw Osprey on dead tree and Barn Owl quartering right next to us! @RSPBArne…
22/05/2017 - 15:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust 6 Barn Owl chicks!! Still 2 eggs, probably won't hatch though - parents very busy! Watch live https://t.co/kjOH7l7yBu #dwtwey #dorsetwt
06/04/2017 - 10:15 Paul and Anne RT @PaulandAnne57: 3 Blackcap, 3 CC., and a dead Barn Owl. Suckthumb Q. 1 Wheatear, B.rates/Reap L.
05/04/2017 - 14:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust Lorton meadows 1 Kestrel egg, 1 Barn owl egg spotted today #DWTwey https://t.co/zPtOhlM3i1
23/03/2017 - 08:45 Birds of Poole Harbour Swineham last night. Hen Harr, Merlin, Barn Owl, 18 Sand Martin, 1 Wheatear, Beatded Tits calling, c5 Cetti's @DorsetBirdClub @BirdGuides
04/02/2017 - 18:30 Peter Coe Shame about the poor light but this lovely Barn Owl also entertained us in the same fields. https://t.co/xbofxiadkf
25/01/2017 - 14:15 Ian Ballam Barn Owl hunting in reeds behind Sherford mouth @harbourbirds @NarwhalSh
14/01/2017 - 20:45 Debby Saunders Barn Owls 1 this morning and 2 here this evening, the morning back-lighting was nice for a change https://t.co/6OBvQzPCrF
Name of species Barn Owl
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