Greater Sage-Grouse Photographs © Bill Schmoker

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Greater Sage-Grouse, Jackson County, Colorado, 7/06.

Female Greater Sage-Grouse (note lack of white breast), Jackson County, Colorado, 6/03.

Male Greater Sage-Grouse looking over sage and grass. Although his bill is agape, he isn't upset or calling, just panting on a hot July evening. Jackson County, Colorado.

Same Male Greater Sage-Grouse making a move towards his lek. Jackson County, Colorado.

Male Greater Sage-Grouse in open lek area. Jackson County, Colorado.

Same male Greater Sage-Grouse looking at me. Although the birds were still gathering on the lek in the evening they were no longer displaying this late in the year (July 1). Jackson County, Colorado.

Male Greater Sage-Grouse with two females in open lek area. Jackson County, 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