Snowy Owl

Snowy Owl at Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland

January 19, 2014

Sean Fair reports seeing a snowy owl at Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland.

Snowy Owl at Hanscom Field

January 1, 2014

A snowy owl at Hanscom Field, photographed by Ron McAdow.
Ron McAdow photographed this snowy owl at Hanscom Field, along the Concord and Bedford line.

Snowy Owls at Hanscom Field in Concord and Bedford

November 29, 2013

Joe Horowitz reports seeing a snowy owl at Hanscom Field in Concord after reading reports on MassBird. There are many reports of snowy owls in Massachusetts over the past couple weeks, pointing to the possibility of a good season ahead for spotting the birds, even locally. The Cornell Lab of Ornithology offered an excellent summary of the large invasion of the owls two winters ago.