Nature photos from the Chautauqua Ridge in western New York State with great views of Lake Erie and Southern Ontario.
Uploaded by: novembergale
Saturday December 28, 2013
Caption: They're everywhere! Researchers have indicated that they suspect they are migrating from Northern Quebec. They had a very successful breeding year, but now there isn't enough food for the youngsters and they are being pushed south. Most of the Snowy Owls we are seeing are only four or five months old.
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