British Wildlife 25.6 August 2014

The changing face of Britain’s Tawny Owls

Changes in behaviour and plumage among Britain’s Tawny Owls prompt the authors to wonder whether we may have a new subspecies in this country.

The Tawny Owl Strix aluco is a familiar and widely distributed species throughout much of Europe and has eight recognised subspecies, two of which are of interest to us here

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