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Mistress of Copper Mountain
Ice Water
The Stone Flower
Stag-beetle
Time Dilation
Happy Eyes
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Snowy owls in the Arctic tundra
Eleven day old snowy owlet
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Eleven day old snowy owlet

Snowy owls start to wander around the tundra on foot when they reach 10 - 12 days of age. At this time their energy is focused on strengthening their legs and developing their plumage.

TAGS: Alaska, Arctic, Science, Tundra, United States

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© Florencia Mazza Ramsay.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
Total Views: 122
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 17, 2015, 5:03 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 135mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO1000
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PHOTO LOCATION Barrow, Alaska, United States of America