Boobook owl (Ninox novaeseelandiae)

Boobook owl (Ninox novaeseelandiae)

Common name: Boobook or Morepork Owl Scientific name: Ninox novaeseelandiae Height: 250mm to 350mm Geographical distribution: New Zealand and surrounding islands Habitat: forest and farmland, also urban areas and plantations Diet: mainly insectivorous, also small birds and mammals Status: widespread, frequent to scarce Here are the names of the Boobook owls we have at the sanctuary:

KAYA
OZZIE
BURRA-B
ZOE
DI