2000/01 Snowy Owls
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Connecticut Snowy Owls.
Winter of 2000/2001.

The winter of 2000/2001 proved to be one of the best in recent years for Snowy Owls in Connecticut. Here are some of the birds seen this winter. Thanks to all those who donated images and video!

Snowy Slays the Dragon!
(How big will THAT pellet be???)

Snowy Owl at Seaside Park Bridgeport brings the dragon down! February 2001.
Copyright© 2001 Paul Fusco.

 

This photo of Snowy Owl in Stratford, CT was taken at the old Remington Gun Club.
Photo copyright © Mike McElfresh 2000, Chesterton, Indiana

The Owl above was videotaped by Nick Bonomo as it regurgitated a very large pellet. It can be viewed by clicking on the following link. WARNING! this mpg file is over 2 megabytes in size and may take several minutes to download depending on your internet connection's speed.
Snowy Owl Pellet Video 
( 2.2megabytes )
Copyright © Nick Bonomo 2000

This Snowy Owl was photographed at Silver Sands Beach
Photo copyright © Charlotte Weston 2000

This Snowy was cooperative for only one day in January 2001.
Hammonasset Beach State Park
Copyright © Nick Bonomo 2001

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Snowy Owl on Long Beach in Stratford. November 19, 2000. (Click for larger image)
Copyright © Paul Fusco 2001.

Snowy Owl at Seaside Park in Bridgeport February 16, 2001.
Copyright© Ted Groom 2001.

Snowy Owl (same as above) at Seaside Park in Bridgeport February 17, 2001.
Copyright© Tom Kilroy 2001.

The Seaside Park Snowy yet again February 16 2001, showing 'horns'!
Copyright© Nick Bonomo 2001.

 

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