It's a hoot

This snowy owl, rescued by our environmental conservation officers, has been released back into the wild. The owl was found emaciated with a broken wing in Cattaraugus County on December 20th. The owl was brought to @messinger_woods where it went through intense rehab for the past two months. Great work by all involved! #wildlife #nature #birding #birdsofprey #owls #owl #snowyowl

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Noted: The state Department of Environmental Conservation has an Instagram account.

It includes many good photos of birds (owls) and other animals (moose) from around the state.

That is all.

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