There have been several Snowy Owls in the Chebeague Island area this season so a bunch of os are planning on heading out there on Sunday March 16th. We should catch them just before they head north. All those interested in going contact Clyde B.
Northern owls have been making a great showing in Aroostook county this season. Most everyone has heard the populations of the birds’ normal food supplies in the north (lemmings, voles and other small rodents) are apparently in a cyclic low and these predators are roaming south to avoid starvation. Luckily for the owls (and local birders) the rodent populations are doing very well in northern Maine and lots of these owls are showing up.
We have reports from our owl friends in Rumford that a Snowy Owl has been spotted our on the Rand Rd.