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April 9, 2014

Volunteers released owls in the Nicola.

Anna Radziszewski has posted pictures on the Facebook page of the Burrowing Owl release in the Nicola Valley.

April 9, 2014

Owls released in South Okanagan.

Volunteers Valerie Pleasance and Skip King (right) along with director Donna Heard and field workers Lauren Meads and Lia McKinnon, releasd owls in East Chopaka, a new area of the South Okanagan.

April 5, 2014

Volunteers erected soft-release cages.

Volunteers gathered in Merrit to clean burrows and erect soft-release cages in preparation for the Spring release.

April 1, 2014

Unbanded owl found.

Lauren Meads posted this photo of the unbanded Burrowing Owl found in the Nicola Valley.

April 1, 2014

First eggs discovered at Oliver breeding facility.

Lauren Meads posted on facebook that the Oliver owls have started to lay.

March 30, 2014

More eggs at Port Kells.

One week later. The same breeding pair has been busy. Other hens have also started laying at Port Kells.

March 22, 2014

First eggs laid at Port Kells breeding facility.

During the regular Saturday burrow cleaning at Port Kells, we discovered the first eggs of the season. Two cold eggs waiting for incubation to start.

February, 2014

The Spring 2014 edition of BCAA's Westworld Magazine
includes an article about BOCSBC.

If you are not a BCAA member and have not received it in the mail, you can read it online here

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