Snow Birds: 10 Birds to Look for in Winter
Nature Conservancy - Science
JANUARY 18, 2016
Serious birders still swoon when they think back on the winter of 2013-2014, when thousands of Snowy Owls irrupted into the lower 48, turning up as far south as Florida and the Bahamas. Attention new birders: I have news for you. Winter is not the off-season. Sure, it’s absolutely frigid outside, a meager 20 species is a good day, and by the time January rolls around you never want to see another raft of ducks for as long ask you live. Okay, at least not until next winter.).