January 2023 Photo-observation of the Month

A Ruffed Grouse feeling frugivorous while walking the crabapple tightrope this winter. ©

Congratulations to @joshualincoln for winning the January 2023 Photo-observation of the Month for the Vermont Atlas of Life on iNaturalist! His image of a Ruffed Grouse taking advantage of a mid-winter food source received the most faves of any iNaturalist observation in Vermont during the past month.

A Ruffed Grouse’s diet is usually quite high in fiber, and in winter they can be found foraging ...más ↓

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