Image of the Month – March 2017

The adult Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus) has a wingspan of more than 10 feet.  This soaring bird was photographed from a clifftop in Chilean Patagonia. The view shows the spread of the more than 30 inch long primary feathers, the broad tail, the crest on top of the head, and the white dorsal feathers which make the wings look like a piano keyboard.



If using a mouse, click any image below to view carousel. On a mobile device, touch once to see caption, twice to see image