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Western capercaillie

Tetrao urogallus


Capercaillies are almost turkey-size. Their number decreases since the natural habitats disappear. Some capercaillies turn "mad" in the lekking season or autumn.


Capercaillies live in the pine forests and peat-bogs of Estonia.

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Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 3 months ago

Wow! Really great spotting - in spite of their presence in our area, this one still eludes me... Congrats!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 11 months ago

Great series. Sure looks mad.

AntónioGinjaGinja 11 months ago

Wow Rein,awesome series,congrats and thaks for sharing


Lat: 59.19, Long: 23.73

Spotted on May 22, 2017
Submitted on Nov 14, 2017

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