Barn Owls Get Up Close and Personal for a Helping Hand Help in Richmond’s Terra Nova Lands

mvconnectHover2 Barn owls are making the most of the Terra Nova Lands. See how nest boxes help to encourage breeding, while a banding program gives researchers a valuable tool to track and monitor the health of the owls, as the birds benefit from land use decisions.  Barn Owls in Richmond are thriving in the open spaces of Terra Nova Rural Park. The park’s long grasses create habitat for small mammals… and that means lunch for owls.  Continue reading