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Snowy Owl Identification Tips
(Credit: U. S. Geological Survey)
 
General Information
- Large, diurnal, predatory bird
- Large, rounded head
- Yellow eyes
- Entirely white plumage with scattered dark spots
- Immatures are boldly barred with black
- Sexes similar

Similar species
The Snowy Owl is quite distinctive.
 
 
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