News tagged with snowy owls

Which snowy owls thrive in Saskatchewan's winters

Snowy Owls capture the imagination, but ornithologists know surprisingly little about how these birds of the far north fare during the harsh winters they endure. The researchers behind a new study in The Auk: Ornithological ...

dateAug 31, 2016 in Ecology
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Snowy owl numbers far lower than once thought

Scott Judd trained his camera lens on the white dot in the distance. As he moved up the Lake Michigan shoreline, the speck on a breakwater came into view and took his breath away: it was a snowy owl, thousands of miles from ...

dateDec 21, 2017 in Ecology
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