On the 15th of May 2023 the long-awaited office rebuild began with the demolition of our existing offices. For the duration, all of our staff are working in the (fairly cramped) Meeting Room built in 2011 by Future Proof Building with a legacy from Norman Alderson. The rebuild is being funded by legacies from the […]
It is with great sorrow and deep respect that the Barn Owl Trust marks the passing of Her Majesty the Queen who, in 2007, presented our Head of Conservation with an MBE in recognition of our conservation work.
Our Conservation Enquiries Service is back! If you cannot find the answer to your Barn Owl question on our website, you can now call our office 5 days a week: Monday to Friday 10am – 4pm. In order to be Covid-safe and to reduce travel time and emissions, we have opened our office with a […]
Online Barn Owl study courses for professional ecologists, planners and anyone serious about Barn Owls!
On the 18th February we discovered that Storm Eunice had blown one of our mobile aviaries over. We’ve put together a video of its recovery later that day.
Surprisingly little is known about what young Barn Owls do when they become independent, but collaborators from the Trust, Ambios Ltd and Lotek UK have produced original scientific research on their dispersal behaviour. By fitting radio-tags to young owls in their nests, the team created an exciting opportunity to follow the juveniles as they ventured […]
Thanks 34SP.com Big thanks to 34SP.com who continue to provide free hosting for our website. It continues to be a source of excellent practical Barn Owl information and advice based on over 30 years’ experience of conservation, rescue, and rehabilitation. The website is visited by nearly a million people annually, and 34SP’s support since 2017 […]
Visit ‘Barn Owl Heaven’ – The Lennon Legacy Project (LLP) – a wild-life haven managed for Barn Owls on the edge of Dartmoor A haven for wildlife, with open grassland and woodland alongside the River Ashburn, has been created by the Barn Owl Trust, transforming 26 acres of intensively grazed pasture into ‘Barn Owl Heaven’. […]
Practical conservation work with the Barn Owl Trust. Get involved and help the Conservation Team with hands-on work in our wildlife haven managed for Barn Owls. Make a real difference!
We offer bespoke events tailored to your group, business or organisation’s requirements in a beautiful rural environment. Team building activities Practical conservation work Wildlife walks Barn Owl talks & presentations Creative craft workshops Nest-box workshops Barn Owl survey courses Stunning venue: Our peaceful 26 acre nature reserve, managed for Barn Owls – the Lennon Legacy […]