White-tailed Ptarmigan Photographs © Bill Schmoker

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

White-tailed Ptarmigan (male), Boulder County, Colorado, 7/07.

White-tailed Ptarmigan (female), Boulder County, Colorado, 7/07.

White-tailed Ptarmigan pair, Boulder County, Colorado, 7/07.

White-tailed Ptarmigan hen & chick, Boulder County, Colorado, 7/07.

White-tailed Ptarmigan chick, Boulder County, Colorado, 7/07.

 

White-tailed Ptarmigan, Boulder County, Colorado, 7/06.

   

White-tailed Ptarmigan, Larimer County, Colorado, 7/06.

   

White-tailed Ptarmigan family, Boulder County, Colorado, 8/05.

   

White-tailed Ptarmigan (summer male) taking flight, James Peak, Clear Creek County, Colorado, 7/04.

White-tailed Ptarmigan (summer male) taking flight, James Peak, Clear Creek County, Colorado, 7/04.

White-tailed Ptarmigan (summer male), Mt. Evans, Clear Creek County, Colorado, 7/03.

White-tailed Ptarmigan (summer male), James Peak, Clear Creek County, Colorado, 7/03.

White-tailed Ptarmigan (winter plumage), Guanella Pass, Clear Creek County, Colorado, 12/30/02.

Color-banded White-tailed Ptarmigan (winter plumage), Guanella Pass, Clear Creek County, Colorado, 12/30/02. The bird had two red bands on the right leg, and a thin red over a thicker blue on the left leg.

Resting White-tailed Ptarmigan (winter plumage), Guanella Pass, Clear Creek County, Colorado, 12/30/02.

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