THE DELAWARE VALLEY

EAGLE ALLIANCE

  Working toward the conservation of
‚Äč       our wildlife and natural resources 

13 minute documentary

( Compliments of  www.naturesartproductions.com )

PROGRAMS, PROJECTS, EVENTS

The Barn Owl Initiative is a study of the biology and ecology of barn owls in Pennsylvania. 

  • Barn Owl numbers are decreasing.
  • Habitat loss is a primary factor.
  • "Barn Owl Conservation Initiative" started 5 years ago by the PA Game Commission.
  • Site visits to verify sightings.
  • Monitoring existing nests.
  • Outreach to farmers and landowners.
  • Distributing and/or installing nest boxes.
  • Over 300 Barn Owl chicks have been banded throughout the state.



Richard S. Fritsky, Wildlife Diversity Biologist
Pennsylvania Game Commission

PROJECT: Barn Owl Initiative Project