Spring Grouse

Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis)
Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge, Alaska
Canon 7D w/ Canon 100-400mm lens @ 350mm
1/160 sec @ f5.6 iso 500
© G. Runco / Teklanika Photography 2017

Spruce Hen

Spruce Hen

Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis)
Denali National Park, Alaska
Canon 6D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/250 sec @ f10 iso 2000
© G. Runco / Teklanika Photography 2016

“Spruce”

© Teklanika Photography 2015
© Teklanika Photography 2015

Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis)
Denali National Park, Alaska
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/640 sec @ f5.6
iso 500
© Teklanika Photography 2015

“Grouse”

© Teklanika Photography 2013
© Teklanika Photography 2013

Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis)
Denali National Park, Alaska
09/13/2013
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 235mm
1/60 sec @ f5
iso 400
© Teklanika Photography 2013

“Spruce Grouse”

© Teklanika Photography 2013
© Teklanika Photography 2013

“Spruce Grouse”
The spruce grouse’s crop can store up to ten percent of the bird’s body weight in food, to be digested at night.

Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis)
Denali State Park, Alaska
05/30/2013
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 370mm
1/200 sec @ f5.6
iso 200
© Teklanika Photography 2013