Main roads without tall hedge screening, are a major preventable cause of mortality in young Barn Owls.
- Preventing owl deaths with hedge screening on major roads – photo gallery.
- Barn Owl Hazards: Major roads
- Barn Owl road deaths – photo gallery.
- Chapter 7 of the Barn Owl Conservation Handbook covers road deaths in depth, along with mitigation measures.
- Our report ‘Barn Owls and Major Roads, results and recommendations from a 15-year research project‘ provides evidence of the circumstances and importance of Barn Owl deaths on major roads in the UK.
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