Wild Barn Owls in the UK are affectionately associated with open spaces of the rural environment, often glimpsed as majestic or ghostly figures swooping to pluck small mammals from amongst the tufts of grass below with their talons. This course is an opportunity to learn more about this iconic wild bird species, with no previous knowledge required. The course will focus on the ecology of Barn owls, as well as conservation initiatives and surveying techniques.
By Road: FOLLOW THE B1025 (MERSEA ROAD) ROAD OUT OF COLCHESTER TOWN. WHEN YOU REACH ABBERTON TURN RIGHT ONTO LAYER ROAD THEN LEFT ONTO PELDON ROAD. ONCE YOU REACH PELDON TURN LEFT ONTO MALTING ROAD AND CONTINUE ONTO CHURCH RD. TURN RIGHT ONTO WIGBOROUGH ROAD AND CONTINUE ONTO PELDON ROAD AND FINALLY ONTO MALDON. ABBOTTS HALL FARM IS ON YOUR LEFT.