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Building an owl aviary


In 2010 thirty two apprentices from Western Power Distribution spent four days at the Barn Owl Trust undertaking their community project. They undertook two major projects whilst they were here – building a riverside pathway and  building an aviary for 43 Tawny Owls and 2 Barn Owls! The new residents came from the Three Owls Bird Sanctuary in Rochdale, which had been forced to close.

Here’s how this large owl aviary was built: