Real snowbird in Southern California? Snowy owl to be exact


              A snowy owl stretches out its wing as it perches on the top of a chimney of a home in Cypress, Calif., on Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 27, 2022. Crowds of bird watchers have been showing up in an Orange County neighborhood to gawk at a snowy owl, a species normally found around the North Pole, Canada and northern U.S. states. (Mark Rightmire/The Orange County Register via AP)
            
              A snowy owl perches on the top of a chimney of a home in Cypress, Calif., on Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 27, 2022, as bird watchers and photographers gather on the street below to see the very unusual sight. A snowy owl, certainly not native to Southern California, has made an appearance in a residential Cypress neighborhood, drawing avid ornithologists and curious bird gawkers alike. (Mark Rightmire/The Orange County Register via AP)
Real snowbird in Southern California? Snowy owl to be exact