Long-eared owl – reportage in National Geographic Slovenia magazine

The Long-eared owl (Asio otus) is a medium sized owl. These nocturnal hunters roost in dense foliage, where their camouflage makes them hard to find. Head feathers (known as ear tufts even though they are not ears) raises when alarmed. Long-eared Owls are nimble flyers, with hearing so acute they can snatch prey in complete […]