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The Barn Owl Trust

Conserving the Barn Owl and its Environment

Watch us on Youtube Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Live Barnowl webcam direct from a barnowl nestbox at our Owl Sanctuary

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For information about providing nesting places
please select one of the following:

Nestboxes for use in a building, on a tree, or on a pole - How to choose the best type of nestbox for your site

Buy a nestbox online - Order an approved nestbox from the Barn Owl Trust

Nestbox design criteria - How to judge the suitability of Barn Owl nestbox designs

Nestbox construction and erection - How to build your own; plans and instructions

Provision within building projects - How to incorporate a built-in space for Barn Owls

Build a wildlife tower - How to create a small stone building for Barn Owls and other wildlife

Watch a 3-minute video - ‘Providing a home‘ discusses what Barn Owls need and shows a box being erected in a modern farm building

Barn Owl behaviour; roosting and nesting places - A page of relevant background information

Our work; erecting nestboxes - Background information on one of the Barn Owl Trust's activities

Barn Owl Conservation Handbook - Buy the definitive guide to all aspects of Barn Owl conservation (includes further information on nestboxes, built-in provision, and owl/wildlife towers)

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