How Shaftesbury Area Farmers Are Helping To Boost Barn Owl Numbers

Dorset Council farm tenants are helping to boost barn owl numbers in the area.

Dorset Council owns 46 farms and Alice Quinney has been working locally with the council’s tenant farmers in West Melbury, Twyford and Margaret Marsh to install barn owl nesting boxes.

The project has seen some successes and Alice explains why it is considered important.

Listen at 11:41.