Homesick Owls Confuse Airports with the Arctic

ENVIRONMENT Despite their renowned wisdom, snowy owls migrating south are mistaking airport runways for safe habitat, putting themselves, and air travelers, at risk. (National Geographic News) Use our resources to better understand animal migration patterns. Discussion Ideas The Nat Geo News article calls the influx of snowy owls to the U.S. Northeast and Great Lakes region an “irruption.” What is the difference between an irruption … Continue reading Homesick Owls Confuse Airports with the Arctic