Traffic camera captures images of beautiful snowy owl

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This curious snow owl looks straight at Transport Quebec's traffic camera along Highway 40 at Sources Boulevard. (Transport Quebec)

This curious snow owl looks straight at Transport Quebec’s traffic camera along Highway 40 at Sources Boulevard. (Transport Quebec)

MONTREAL– A traffic camera in Montreal, Quebec captured beautiful images of of snowy owl in flight January 3, the CBC reported.

According to Barbara Frei, the director of the McGill Bird Observatory, this young female was probably looking for a place to perch.

Frei says snowy owls breed north of the Arctic Circle, where they hunt in the summer.

This curious snow owl looks straight at Transport Quebec's traffic camera along Highway 40 at Sources Boulevard. (Transport Quebec)

This curious snow owl looks straight at Transport Quebec’s traffic camera along Highway 40 at Sources Boulevard. (Transport Quebec)

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