Press Releases

2016

March 1 – Snowy owl’s far-flung travels tracked in incredible detail
Press release includes maps, images and a fact sheet.

Interviews

To schedule an interview about Project SNOWstorm, please contact:

Scott Weidensaul

  • Phone: 570-739-2874
  • Email: scottweidensaul@verizon.net

David F. Brinker

  • Phone: 410-744-8939
  • Email: dfbrinker@verizon.net

Images and other media available on request.

Press coverage 2017-18

  • 2/17/18 – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Record Number of Snowy Owls Sighted in Wisconsin This Winter (link)
  • 2/7/18 – Smithsonian.com: A Winter Boom of Snowy Owls Masks a Host of Climate Threats (link)
  • 2/6/18 – Delmarva Now.com: In Rare Sighting, Snowy Owl Tagged, Released at Assateague Island (link)
  • 12/21/17 – Associated Press: Snowy Owl Numbers Far Lower Than Once Thought (link)
  • 12/8/2017 – White Bear Press, MN: Holidays Are Looking Snowy in Minnesota (link)
  • 12/7/2017 – Atlas Obscura: Snowy Owls Are Back in Town (link)
  • 12/5/2017 – Indianapolis Star: Rare Snowy Owls Invade Indiana in Historic Numbers (link)
  • 12/1/2017 – Philadelphia Inquirer: Snowy Owls Flock to New Jersey and Pennsylvania (link)
  • 12/1/2017 – Detroit Free Press: Snowy Owl Mass Migration Blanketing Michigan in Feathery White (link)
  • 12/1/2017 – WNYC: ‘Irruption’ of Snowy Owls Brings Birds Far South This Winter (link)
  • 11/30/2017 – CBS News Phila. – Snowy Owls Invade Delaware Valley (link)

Press coverage 2015-16

Stories mentioning Project SNOWstorm

  • 3/3/2016 – Bangor Daily News -Snowy owls captured at Maine airports being tracked by satellite (link)
  • 3/3/2016 – PHYS.ORG – Snowy owl’s far-flung travels tracked in incredible detail (link)
  • 3/3/2016 – Discovery News – Snowy Owl ‘Baltimore’ Provides Best Migration Data Ever (link)
  • 11/5/2015 – Minnesota Public Radio – Snowy Owls coming to Minnesota earlier and more often (link)
  • 10/30/2015 – WEMU – The Green Roon: Who’s ‘Whoo’-Michigan’s Owls (link)

 

Press coverage 2013-14 and 2014-15

Coverage in the blogosphere