California Flyway Forum Sponsors

Tuesday trophy

Discussion in 'California Flyway Forum' started by Flyfisher, Oct 2, 2018.

  1. Dean Nelson

    Dean Nelson Moderator Goose Hunting/North Dakota Moderator

    Messages:
    9,354
    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2002
    Location:
    Bismarck North Dakota
    Nah snows come out of juvie color their first spring. By the time the migration gets here in spring a solid third are in full color with the rest some mix imbetween. This is just a good old fashion interphase. The mixing is getting so strong there are some now that only have a small amount of brown on their back and look completely like snows from underneath. Have one on the wall with coffee can size piece of brown feathers on its shoulders and that's about it other than its wings.
     
  2. KID CREOLE

    KID CREOLE Elite Refuge Member

    Messages:
    2,489
    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2002
    Location:
    San Pedro, Ca.
    Flyfisher, congrats white bellied blue. See Deans response above!

    The pics below are of 4 blues I shot one day in Canada. Dark bellied blue is a true blue, the other 3 are interphase blues, personally I like the white bellies!!!

    bluebellys.jpg bluebacks.jpg
     
  3. Dean Nelson

    Dean Nelson Moderator Goose Hunting/North Dakota Moderator

    Messages:
    9,354
    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2002
    Location:
    Bismarck North Dakota
    Here's one of the white backed ones I was talking about.

    IMG_20160225_120531974.jpg
     
    Last edited: Oct 8, 2018
  4. iaduckhunter

    iaduckhunter Senior Refuge Member

    Messages:
    129
    Joined:
    Dec 6, 2014
    Location:
    Iowa
  5. 7pntail

    7pntail Senior Refuge Member

    Messages:
    777
    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2014
    Location:
    Victor California
    02B457D1-8678-444C-95CF-28E85B7A5C48.jpeg Very nice flyfisher And Dean, that bird is gorgeous.

    I have shot two eagle heads in my life. Both were at Butte Creek farms in Colusa. Here is my first.
     
  6. green with ring

    green with ring Elite Refuge Member

    Messages:
    3,547
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2006
    Location:
    Tuolumne City, Ca.
    Thanks, flyfisher for this thread.
     
    Flyfisher likes this.

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice