A species of coastal south east Australia with a northern limit extending to the Clarke Range. Inhabits wet eucalypt forest
and some dry forest with adequate prey populations. Australias largest owl.
Territorial, sedentary, monogamous and long-lived. Eats mostly mid-sized
mammals and large birds – possums, gliders, magpies and cockatoos.
|Classifications:||Bird, forest and grassland|
|Information sources:||The Australian Bird Guide, Peter Menkhorst et al|