Snowy Owl Far From Home - JG

Wait – what was a snowy owl, native to the arctic, doing in northeast Indiana anyway?
Well, that's what one bird conservation group calls “one of the big birding stories of the winter of 2017-2018,” and a question bird enthusiasts are still pondering. 
The owl was part of what scientists call an irruption – a sudden large influx of birds into an area where they're not usually seen.
 
For the full Journal Gazette article on our Snowy Owl Release, click here!
To read our article on Snowy Owl Irruptions, click here!