A young snowy owl sits on a utility wire just south of the intersection of U.S. 41 and McClellan Avenue in Marquette on Nov. 23, 2017.
A snowy owl lands on a utility pole along U.S. 2 in Manistique in Schoolcraft County on Nov. 29, 2017.
This snowy owl stopped traffic along U.S. 2 in Manistique on Nov. 30, 2017, with several motorists pulling alongside the road or into parking lots to get out to view or take photos of the Arctic visitor.
One of four snowy owls seen Nov. 29, 2017, in Manistique in Schoolcraft County. Unlike other owls, snowy owls are quite comfortable being active during the day.
Snowy owls, like this one perched on a high-line pole in Manistique on Nov. 20, 2017, like to sit on high vantage points, offering a wide view of the surroundings.
A snowy owl in flight between utility pole perches along U.S. 2 in Manistique in Schoolcraft County on Nov. 29, 2017.
A snowy owl sits on prey, on top of a low snowbank, in a parking lot behind Vango’s Restaurant in Marquette on Nov. 24, 2017.