Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Adult female Willow Ptarmigan (Lagopus lagopus) in summer plumage. This plumage renders the bird almost invisible when it is nestled into its nest. Yukon Delta, Alaska. June.
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Adult female Willow Ptarmigan (Lagopus lagopus) in summer plumage. This plumage renders the bird almost invisible when it is nestled into its nest. Yukon Delta, Alaska. June.

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Keywords:
Alaska
Camouflage
Lagopus lagopus
Willow Ptarmigan
Wishbone Lake
YK Delta
Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge
Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta
bird
female
grouse