A Scrapbook of Bird Identifications - game birds

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Ruffed Grouse

short crest, white eye line, back pattern and dark tail band distinctive
Wild Turkey

male (red wattle, beard feathers hanging from neck)

male in partial display (deflating)

male in full display
Willow Ptarmigan

male in breeding plumage

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