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The Barn Owl Trust

Conserving the Barn Owl and its Environment

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About the Trust

Events Diary

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Wednesday 18th - 10am Practical Conservation Work on the Lennon Legacy Project

Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th - Barn Owl Ecology Surveys and Signs. Our popular training course designed for ecologists and those involved in the planning system. Places are limited. For more information on the courses and how to book a place, take a look at our Training Courses page.


Wednesday 11th - 10am Practical Conservation Work on the Lennon Legacy Project

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Wednesday 29th - 2:30pm Wild Flower Walk. Join us for a walk around the Lennon Legacy Project land to see the spring flowers. The walk will be followed by refreshments. We request a minimum donation per person of £8 (Friends of BOT £5) towards costs. Please contact the office to book.

Dawn Chorus & breakfast


Friday 15th - 4:30am Dawn Chorus Walk and Breakfast. Get up early and join our Conservation Officer for an opportunity to hear our feathered friends singing their hearts out and identify the birds by their different songs. The walk will be followed by a continental breakfast. We request a minimum donation per person of £10 (Friends of BOT £8) towards costs. Places are limited; please contact the office to book.


The Barn Owl Trust offers a variety of talk and slideshow presentations:

'Restoring the Balance', looks at the Barn Owl's lifestyle, its decline, the work of the Trust and how everyone can help.

The follow up talk: 'The Lennon Legacy Project' is about how the Trust acquired 26 acres of intensively grazed sheep pasture and transformed it into 'Barn Owl Heaven'. It describes how carefully managing the land has benefited Barn Owls and all sorts of other wildlife.

Given by our Head of Conservation, David Ramsden, both talks generally last between 45 minutes and an hour. David is available to answer any questions afterwards.
More about Lennon Legacy Project Events.

We also give a talk entitled 'The Wings of Change' to schools and young people's organisations.

To book a talk for your group or organisation please call us on 01364 653026.

The Barn Owl Trust is dedicated to conservation & education and does not operate a visitor centre.
Barn Owl Trust staff and volunteers
Waterleat, Ashburton, Devon TQ13 7HU
+44 (0) 1364 653026