Churchill,Manitoba,Canada,Dymond Lake,Ptarmigan,snow, photo

Ptarmigan Pair

Churchill, Manitoba, Canada

Willow ptarmigans (Lagopus lagopus) maintain their prudent attentiveness as they forage in a snowfield surrounded by willows, snow falling all about them and the photographer approaching ever-closer, trying to avoid flushing them. Photo © copyright by Robert Faucher.

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