Gopherbusters? A Review of the Candidacy of Barn Owls as the Ultimate Natural Pest Control Option

@inproceedings{Kross2016GopherbustersAR,
  title={Gopherbusters? A Review of the Candidacy of Barn Owls as the Ultimate Natural Pest Control Option},
  author={Sara M. Kross and R. Baldwin},
  year={2016}
}
Author(s): Kross, Sara M.; Baldwin, Roger A. | Abstract: While many raptor species consume rodent pests, the behaviors and habits of barn owls make them particularly suitable candidates for consideration as a viable pest control strategy. As a cavity-nesting species, barn owls will readily nest in man-made structures including nest boxes. Barn owls are also less territorial than many other raptor species and will tolerate other pairs nesting nearby if prey is abundant. Barn owls preferentially… Expand
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