Actually, they're apparently going to start trapping and relocating them
instead of killing them:
On Tue, Dec 10, 2013 at 11:44 AM, Jeffrey.sonshine <
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> I heard on the news yesterday that a Snowy Owl was sucked into a jet
> aircraft engine at New York JFK airport.
> As a result they're having to kill other Snowy Owls at the airport.