snowy owl

A snowy owl sits on the awning of an office building in downtown Washington, D.C. on Jan. 22, 2014. Snowy Owls, reportedly found in the northern circumpolar region, are a rare sighting in the D.C. area. (Photo credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

Snowy Owl That Survived D.C. Bus Hit Dies In Minnesota

The snowy owl that captured the nation’s capital attention when it perched at The Washington Post building and survived being hit by a bus has died.

08/22/2014

A snowy owl sits on the awning of an office building in downtown Washington, D.C. on Jan. 22, 2014. Snowy Owls, reportedly found in the northern circumpolar region, are a rare sighting in the D.C. area. (Photo credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

Post-Rehab, Injured Snowy Owl Ready to be Released

A rare snowy owl that gained national attention when it was apparently hit by a bus in the nation’s capital is scheduled to be released into the wild after a rehab stint in Minnesota.

04/18/2014

This male snowy owl was trapped at Martin State Airport, east of Baltimore. (Photo from BWI Division of Communications)

2 Snowy Owls Relocated From Maryland Airport

Two snowy owls, a male and a female, have been captured and relocated from Martin State Airport east of Baltimore.

03/14/2014

A snowy owl sits on the awning of an office building in downtown Washington, D.C. on Jan. 22, 2014. Snowy Owls, reportedly found in the northern circumpolar region, are a rare sighting in the D.C. area. (Photo credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

Snowy Owl Hit By Bus in D.C., Taken to National Zoo

The National Zoo says a snowy owl spotted around downtown Washington, including a perch at The Washington Post this week, has been hit by a bus, rescued and treated by veterinarians at the zoo.

01/30/2014

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