Owls
 
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There are
about
200
different
owl
 
species.
Owls
are
active
at
night
(nocturnal).
 
A
group
 
of
owls
is
called
 
a
 
parliament.
Most owls
hunt
insects,
small
mammals
 
and
other birds.
 
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Some
owl
species
hunt fish.
Owls
have
powerful
talons,
 
which
help
them
catch
 
and
kill
prey.
Owls
have
large
eyes
 
and
 
a
flat
face.
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Owls
can
turn
 
their
heads
 
as much as
 
270
degrees.
Owls
are
far
sighted,
meaning
they
can’t see
things
close to
their
eyes
clearly.
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Owls
are
very
quiet
in
flight
 
compared
to
other
birds of prey.
 
The
colour
 
of
owl's
feathers
helps
them
blend
 
into
their
environment
(camouflage).
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Barn owls
can
be
recognised
 
 
by
their
heart shaped
face.