Although early nocturnal raptors were considered close to day raptors(eagles, hawks …), later studies have shown greater similarity with nightjars and other nocturnal birds (podargos, nictibios, egotelos, etc.). Based on DNA studies, some authors have come to group these strange birds and nocturnal raptors in the order Strigiformes, although later studies advised to maintain the.. read more →

Brinzal’s advises to encourage conservation 1. Do not waste unnecessarily paper, use recycled paper and recycle the used. Remember that paper is made from trees where often owls live. These actions also carry a huge saving of water and energy. 2. Do not let your cat wander alone out of your home. Often, cats attack.. read more →

There are many superstitions that have surrounded throughout history to owls, being reflected in myths and legends that have come till nowadays. The reason? Probably due to their nocturnal habits and their particular songs. The Eagle Owl (Bubo bubo) and the Barn Owl (Tyto alba) are the two species that have been affected more by.. read more →