Great grey owls feed mainly on small rodents, and are able to accurately locate prey under two feet of snow.
They can be found in dense coniferous forests across much of the northern hemisphere. Great grey owls have the largest facial disk of any bird of prey and are the longest owl from head to tail feather.
Extinct in the Wild
Small rodents including lemmings.
Approx 25 years in captivity.
Across the Northern Hemisphere.
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Great grey owls will travel vast distances when prey is scarce.