Worn out owlbox worries
I have Barn Owls that nest on my property every year. They seem to have an active nest this year but I’m not really sure. There is always a lookout owl at the entrance and I think another inside in a far corner.
The condition of the owl box is not good. I can replace it with a new one and transfer the nest but worry it might cause them to abandon it.
Should I let them finish nesting in a worn box with possibly a leaky roof, probably a leaky roof.
Or should I wait and let them finish then replace the worn out owlbox?
you can see the worn out owlbox here – https://www.flickr.com/photos/46506981@N03/53460253958/