Some Goldeneye Pictures (Barrow's & Common) © Bill Schmoker

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

Common Goldeneyes, Boulder County, Colorado, 1/07.

Common Goldeneyes, Adams County, Colorado, 2/07.

Common Goldeneye drake, Arapahoe County, Colorado, 12/05.

Common Goldeneye drake with crayfish, Jefferson County, Colorado, 2/04. Note green iridescence at this light angle.

Common Goldeneye drake, Jefferson County, Colorado, 2/04. Note purple iridescence at this light angle.

Common Goldeneye drake in flight, Jefferson County, Colorado, 2/04.

Common Goldeneye drake displaying (giving "peent" call), Jefferson County, Colorado, 2/04.

Female Common Goldeneyes at Wheatridge Greenbelt, Colorado.

Barrow's Goldeneye in flight, Adams County, Colorado, 2/06.

Barrow's Goldeneyes (with one dark-billed female Common Goldeneye), Summit County, Colorado, 3/04.

Female Barrow's Goldeneye, Summit County, Colorado, 3/04.

Male Barrow's Goldeneye, Summit County, Colorado, 3/04.

Barrow's Goldeneye drake in alert posture (note crest), S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

Same drake Barrow's Goldeneye in a more relaxed posture, S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

Barrow's Goldeneye hen, S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

Barrow's Goldeneye pair, S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

Male acting funny around female Barrow's Goldeneye, S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

Comparison of male Barrow's Goldeneye (left), with male Common Goldeneyes (right), S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

Comparison of female Barrow's Goldeneye (2nd from right) with female Common Goldeneyes (and the male Barrow's Goldeneye), S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

Group of Barrow's and Common Goldeneyes, S. Platte River, Thornton, Colorado.

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org