Snowy Owls – Dispelling The Starvation Myth

This information has been gathered from the following experts and others mentioned in the text;

  • Norman Smith started studying Snowy Owls more than 30 years ago.
  • Tom McDonald from Rochester NY has been banding Snowy owls for 25 years.
  • Denver Holt studies Snowy Owls on their breeding grounds in Barrows, Alaska.

Scott Weidensaul has been studying owls for many years and is one of the key researchers involved with Project Snowstorm . Visit this page to access some excellent information. Some text below is directly quoted from Scott.

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2013 Ruby-Throated Hummingbird Banding

rubyHBMO’s certified hummingbird bander, Bob Hall-Brooks, has provided a summary of the banding results for the 2013 season.


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Festival of Hawks – What a Turnout!

AdoptionWhat a great turnout for this year’s Festival of Hawks! Thank you to all the visitors, members and volunteers for making this one of our best! We hope you all enjoyed the Festival as much as we did.

Thanks to Jerry Jourdan for leading a digiscoping workshop and for sharing the pictures he took during the festival.

Check back soon for a full image gallery from the Festival.