Eagle Owl

The European eagle owl Andy Thompson

The European eagle owl ©Andy Thompson

Although the eagle owl has bred successfully in the north of England, there is much debate as to its status as a native owl to Britain. It is yet to be proved that these birds are directly descended from released captive individuals.

In fact, breeding eagle owls in Britain have been the subject of a government study to assess their impact on native species. Click Here for more information


List of Owls