Two willow ptarmigan moulting into their winter plumage


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Willow Ptarmigan (Lagopus lagopus) moulting into their winter plumage while searching for food on an arctic tundra, near Arviat, Nunavut
Taken By
Sophia Granchinho
Taken On
February 12, 2020
Tagged
nunavut bird wildlife animal grouse chicken nature ptarmigan outdoors brown walking wild food game willow red fall changing colours colors lagopus moulting winter plumage arviat canada arctic north polar northern tundra autumn camouflage close up looking feathers prey fowl like pheasant avian fauna tetraoninae phasianida white
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  • Focal: 300
  • Lens Model: EF300mm f/2.8L IS USM
  • Shutter speed: 0.003125 sec
  • Aperture: f/ 7.1

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