Short-eared owl on a fence pole in evening light
  • Short-eared owl on a fence pole in evening light
  • Black grouse male in evening sunlight
  • The Northern Hawk Owl (Surnia ulula) is a typical species of  the low alpine plateau Stølsvidda in Valdres.
  • Two Northern lapwings facing in the opposite direction
  • Common cranes dance on a mountain farm pasture where there are still some patches of snow.
  • A Common crane walks along the shoreline of a lake in the bog.
  • Eurasian Curlew on a partly snow-covered field in the evening sun
  • This Willow Ptarmigan (Lagopus lagopus) was photographed close to Valtjernstølen on the Stølsvidda plateau.
  • The White-throated Dipper (Cinclus cinclus) is the National Bird of Norway. It can be found in many rivers and streams in the mountains and stays here
  • A female Western capercaillie walks along the road side in the sunshine. The feathered legs and feet are clearly visible.
  • The Velvet Scoter (Melanitta fusca) tends to breen in small numbers in Valdres. Two places it can be found are the small lakes south of Gauklie on the
  • Common kestrels (Falco tinnunculus) often can been found hunting over Stølsvidda near Brattåsen.

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