Sterna Paradisaea. Arctic Tern skims the water surface, South Central Alaska.
Common Merganser Hen
Mergus Merganser. Common Merganser Hen working a South Central Alaska creek for fish during Spring.
Accipter Gentilis. Northern Goshawk attacking prey in Winter. South Central Alaska.
Circus Cyeneus. Northern Harrier male cruising the tree line looking and listening for rodents in the brush beneath it. South Central Alaska.
Common Goldeneye Drake
Bucephala clangula, Common Goldeneye Drake between dives for food in the first open water of Spring. South Central, Alaska
Great Horned Owl
Bubo Virginianus. Great Horned Owl perched on stick in winter snowfall. South Central Alaska.
Aquila Chrysaetos. Golden Eagle ridign thermals while hunting Arctic Ground Squirrels. Chugach State Park, Alaska
Lagopus Lecura. White-Tailed Ptarmigan does it's best to blend in during Spring in the mountains. Chugach State Park, Alaska
Great Grey Owl
Strix Nebulosa. Great Grey Owl stretches a wing during a winter day in South Central Alaska
All photos copyright of Ryan Miller/Explore Alaska Photography.