Western & Clark's Grebe Photos© Bill Schmoker

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Western Grebes, Boulder County, Colorado, 1/07.

Western Grebe, Delta County, Colorado, 8/05.

Western Grebe feeding a fledgling, Delta County, Colorado, 8/05.

Western Grebe, Delta County, Colorado, 8/05.

Western Grebe, Delta County, Colorado, 8/05.

Western Grebe, Delta County, Colorado, 8/05.

  ID tips for Western & Clark's Grebes:

Clark's Grebe showing red eye clear of the black cap, bright yellow bill, and more extensive white sides than a Western Grebe.

Western Grebe with red eye in black cap, greenish-yellow bill, and more gray on sides than Clark's Grebe.

Another view of a Western Grebe.

Clark's Grebe eating a fish.

Clark's Grebe resting. Western Grebes adopt this pose, too. Look for pale flanks and the eye clear of the black cap in Clark's Grebes.

The head stripe of a Western Grebe is fairly thick.

The head stripe of a Clark's Grebe is fairly thin.

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

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