A silent hunter. An apex predator. Explore what these nocturnal predators eat and learn about food webs at the same time by dissecting an owl pellet. The great horned owl pellet expands on what This fun, hands-on science kit includes:
- One standard sized great horned owl pellet 1.5 – 2 inches.
- One pick
- One pair of tweezers
- One pair of nitrile gloves
- One small container for bones.
An educational booklet about food webs and owl pellets that includes:
- A colouring page about how owl pellets are formed.
- Two food web colouring pages.
- An introduction to conservationist Rachel Carson.
- An Owls of Ontario Illustration – Can you draw your own and tag us?
- One owl pellet bone chart.
*All materials are for educational purposes only