Fledgeling This young barn owl (tyto alba) will grow rapidly. Chicks are covered in snow white down until the primary flight feathers show on the wings in 21 days. Complete growth is in about 8 weeks. 2 years is the average life span in the wild.
|Photo Location:||United Kingdom|
|Camera:||Canon EOS 5D Mark II|
|Copyright:||© Nigel Picknell|