[Tweeters] EcoWatch: Florida Town Will Pay Residents to Help Burrowing Owls Find a Home

Dan Reiff dan.owl.reiff at gmail.com
Mon Jan 27 14:15:12 PST 2020



Florida Town Will Pay Residents to Help Burrowing Owls Find a Home
Burrowing owls, which make their homes in small holes in the ground, are having a rough time in Florida. That's why Marco Island on the Gulf Coast passed a resolution to pay residents $250 to start an owl burrow in their front yard, as the Marco Eagle reported. The city council's resolution earmarks $5,000 a year to create a home for the struggling birds. That doesn't mean that residents can just take a shovel and dig out a piece of their yard. The starter burrow has to be created by wildlife

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