LATEST IMAGES - FINLAND4
The female Capercaillie is a handsome bird in its own right and it was good to see a few of these on the ground. They didn't spend long on the lek with the male and seemed to fly off whenever a male pursued them.
MALE CAPERCAILLIE WITH FEMALE DASHING PAST
FEMALE CAPERCAILLIE ON A FOREST TRACK
FEMALE CAPERCAILLIE IN THE FOREST (AND NEARLY IN THE HIDE)
FEMALE CAPERCAILLIE STOPPED ON A FOREST TRACK