Nesting in tree cavities and preying on insects, this species is commonly encountered inhabiting woodland, meadows and tundra. the male is a striking sky blue and the female is brownish-grey.
1991 Wendy Shattil and Bob Rozinski
Published by Rocky Mountain Nature Association
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Rocky Mountain Wildlife
Wendy Shattil and Bob Rozinski have worked as a photographic team since 1981, specializing in wildlife and nature photography. They are international grand prize winners of the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year competion. Other credits include National Wildlife, Audubon, Outdoor Photographer, Natural History and National Geographic Publications.