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Hawk and Owl trustHawk and Owl Trust

Charity.: 1058565

The Trust is dedicated to conserving wild birds of prey, working closely with farmers, landowners and keepers, as well as ornithologists and other environmental groups. It researches, restores and manages their nesting, roosting and feeding habitats and encourages greater understanding and appreciation of native owls, hawks, eagles and falcons. The Barn Owl Conservation Network (BOCN) of interested volunteers is a project of the Hawk and Owl Trust.

Activities and services:

M NL (an annual journal and newsletters)
  • Management advice to landowners, organisations, local authorities, etc on wild birds of prey and owls
  • Sale of information books and other Trust goods
  • Advice on schemes and grants which can assist in habitat restoration/management
  • Illustrated talks can be organised
  • Education
  • School facilities available in Buckinghamshire (ring for details)
  • Advice leaflets on constructing owl lofts, planning advice for local developers and local authorities, habitats, etc.
  • Teaching aids for schools and other groups
  • Workshops and scientific conferences (national, not locally)

Geographic coverage:

This is a national society. The contact listed will be able to put members of the public in touch with local supporters and experts as appropriate.

Key contacts

Colin Shawyer, 15 Butterfield Road, Wheathampstead, Herts AL4 8PX. Tel/fax: 01582 832182.
Email: [email protected] Also Jason Ball, BOCN Co-ordinator Tel: 01488 71659


For organisations that have a geographical coverage that stretches beyond Oxfordshire, the most accessible contact for Oxfordshire activities is listed. M - These groups run a membership subscription scheme, but will very often provide initial advice free of charge NL - Newsletter This Directory may not provide the total coverage of the activities of the groups listed. It concentrates on environmental and nature conservation activities. Disclaimer: Neither ONCF nor the Northmoor Trust can accept liability for any losses due to the inaccuracy of any information in this Directory.