Two Juvenile Barn Owls ( Tyto Alba ) Await The Return Of A Parent . The Young Ow ...
Stockphoto ID: 3175416
File name: AM_IMG_7245.jpg
Format: digital, 5000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: Israel
Description: Two juvenile Barn owls ( Tyto alba ) await the return of a parent . The young owlS were raised in a coop provided on a farm in Israel . The barn owl is used by Israeli farmers as a natural pest control . Barn owls are one of the most economically valuable wildlife animals to farmers . Farmers often find these owls more effective than poison in keeping down rodent pests , and they can encourage barn owl habitation by providing nest sites .