the life cycleThe long eared owl has a interesting life cycle. Itsnests are 5 to 10 meters off the ground. Oldnests are lined with bark strips. Its eggs are inclutches of 3 to 8. The incubating lasts 25 to 30days. Juveniles walk out of the nest onto nearbybranches in 3 weeks. They are incapable offlying until 5 weeks old. Long eared owls liveabout 10 years.