NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was an extremely rare sight in Central Park on Wednesday that experts say hasn’t been seen in more than a century.
Bird watchers flocked to catch a glimpse of a snowy owl.READ MORE: New York City Rolls Out $100 Incentive For Getting Vaccinated As CDC Report Warns Delta Variant As Contagious As Chicken Pox
It was spotted Wednesday morning on a baseball field in the park’s North Meadow.Mets Get All-Star Javier Báez, Trevor Williams From Cubs For Outfield Prospect
The birds are native to the Arctic tundra and migrate south during the winter.
Experts say the last recorded sighting of a snowy owl in Central Park was back in 1890.MORE NEWS: Tornado Confirmed In Essex County; Residents In New Jersey Face Big Cleanup
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