The owls trust works throughout the world in the education and conservation of owls. Here in the UK we rescue and rehabilitate injured, wild birds of prey and abroad we help to conserve some of the rarest owls in the world. Currently we are leading the Dominican Republic owl conservation project to save the Ashy Faced owl from extinction and also helping to conserve the Brown Fish owl from Sri Lanka.
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Owl Education Programmes
Helping Learning, Helping Owls.
The Owls Trust Education Programmes present exciting and informative events to a variety of audiences. These include schools, civic groups, retirement homes and environmental organizations.
The Owls Trust Abroad is the programme through which the Trust takes its conservation objectives very seriously indeed. As a Charity and a Zoo we feel we have a huge obligation to stop species from sliding into an unstoppable decline.
In 2009, Ian homed his first owl from the charity; a Barn owl named Pebbles & so began the Lancashire Hub. Ian became a Trustee of the charity in 2011, followed by Lynette who became a Trustee in 2013.
Each year The Owls Trust receives a huge number of owls, hawks and falcons requiring remedial care. Many have been shot, caught in traps, entangled in barbed wire, poisoned by toxic chemicals, hit by cars, collided with power lines or orphaned.
We were delighted a few years ago when we acquired a pair of Burrowing Owls. We waited in keen anticipation for signs of breeding activity but to no avail. We finally had the pair DNA tested and found we had a pair of ….