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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Owl, Snowy
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Owl, Snowy
-Nyctea scandiaca (Linnaeus)

A large owl, as large as the Great Horned but lacks ear tufts; general colouration white, more or less barred and spotted with dark brown; eyes yellow; legs and toes very heavily feathered. Adult male is maily white (occasionally immaculate)