Spotted Owls, Loggers, and Old-Growth Forests
The Northern Spotted Owl is a nocturnal bird with a 2 foot wingspan and weighing approximately two pounds. The owl lives in forests between British Columbia and San Francisco and prefers old growth forests. Old growth forests are over 200 years old. These forests have a complex ecosystem with larger trees than younger forests. The canopy these larger trees provide the owl with protection from predators.
The owl and their safe home face danger from the Pacific Northwest Logging Industry. The logging industry likes to log old growth forests because of the tree sizes. The forests are on…
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