Price List

Marin County, California

Prices for owl boxes and related services are for Marin County, distance charges apply for Bay Area counties outside Marin. Please fill out our owl box request form if you are interested in purchasing owl boxes.

Site Consultations

Hungry Owl Project staff will come to your property and help you determine what type of nesting boxes are appropriate for your property, and identify locations for installations to maximize coverage for rodent control.

Consultations include one hour on site consultation, box delivery, and a detailed report with ideal locations for boxes and installation instructions.

Inside Regional Marin: $180. $60 for each additional hour.
Outside Regional Marin: $180 plus distance charge based on location. $60 for each additional hour.
Phone, email, or online consultation: $60 for initial consultation. $60 for each additional hour.

Nesting Boxes

Barn Owl boxes require annual maintenance to remove rodent carcasses, feces and other debris. Maintenence must be performed when the boxes are unoccupied.

Barn Owl Box: $280
Barn Owl Box Kit: $180 plus shipping. Assembly and painting required.
Screech Owl Box: $120
Bluebird Box: $40
Bat Box: $60
All Box Plans: $30
Delivery: $50 plus distance charge, based on location.

Owl Box Installation

Installation includes location check, predator-resistant pole, hardware, pole assembly, post hole digging, box mounting, and installing box in cement base for stability and erosion resistance. More details owl box installation is on our nesting box install page.

Barn Owl Box Pole Installation: $300
Screech Owl Box Pole Installation: $300

Owl Box Monitoring

Monitoring season is April through May. Monitoring includes a report detailing occupancy and any recommendations we might have for the safety of the owls. If you purchased a box from us, keep an eye on your inbox. We will contact you in the Spring to schedule box monitoring.

Boxes above 12 feet in height or on a steep slope may not be accessible by our staff. If your owl box isn’t installed in line with current best practices we may recommend a new box installation or relocation of the existing box.

Owl Box Monitoring: $130 per box plus distance charge, based on location.

Owl Box Cleaning

Owl Box Cleaning is conducted September through November. Yearly cleaning is necessary for boxes that were used by owls during the nesting season. If you purchased a box from us, keep an eye on your inbox. We will contact you in the Fall to schedule box cleaning.

Boxes above 12 feet in height or on a steep slope may not be accessible by our staff. If your owl box isn’t installed in line with current best practices we may recommend a new box installation or relocation of the existing box.

Owl Box Cleaning: $130 per box plus distance charge, based on location.