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  • 1. Owls By:Anna B., Judit F., Clara C. and Maria V.

2. Birds of prey

  • Owls are an order of birds of prey. Most are solitary, and nocturnal, with some exCeptions ( the Borrowing Owl).

3. It`s time for eat

  • Owls mostly hunt small mammals, insects and others birds.

4. Eurasian Eagle Owl

  • The largest owls are the two of the eagle owls, the Eurasian Eagle Owl and Blakistons Fish Owl, which may reach a size of 60-71 cm long, have a wingspan of almost 2 m, and a weight of nearly 4.5kg.

5. Owl eggs

  • Owl eggs are usually white and almost spherical, and range in number from a few to a dozen, depending on species. The eggs are laid in intervals of 1-3 days and do not hatch at the same time.

6. Parts of the body 7. Size and weight

  • Female average lenght: 37cm. Wingspan: 100cm.Weight:282 g.
  • Male average Length:34cm. Wingspan: 96cm.Weight:259 g.


  • The main advertisement call of the male is a low hoo, hoo...,repeated 10 to 200 times, with one note every 2 to 3 seconds. The female responds with a raspy buzz call, and often duets with the male. Calling occurs almost always during nocturnal hours.
  • When alarmed, long-eared owls bark week,week... or shriek like a cat.

Voice 9. Elf owl

  • The smallest owl is the Elf Owl, at as 31g and 13.5 cm.

10. Snowy owl 11. By: Anna, Clara, Judit and Maria