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Photos of Snowshoe Hare - Lepus americanus

Last modified on 2023-01-16. Dedicated page for wildlife photographers. Here, you will find valuable information including camera settings, date, and location for each photo. For more information about the species itself, please visit our website Fauna & Flora Photography, Snowshoe Hare (Lepus americanus)

A hare found in North America primarily in boreal forests, active all year around. The fur is rusty-brown in summer and white in the winter. It feeds on grass, plants in summer and can be seen feeding on dead animals in winter.

Snowshoe Hare (Lepus americanus)

Having left the hideout late afternoon on search of food. Snowshoe Hare are active at dusk as nightfall provides some protection from predators.


NIKON Z 6; NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S; Focal Length 200mm; Exposure 1/400; Aperture f/2.8; Iso 1400;

Written and regularly updated by Karl-Heinz Müller, Dipl. Natw. ETH, Biology. With 10 years of experience in wildlife photography, Karl-Heinz shares first-hand, on-site collected observations, photos and videos from his frequent visits to parks in Montreal and surrounding areas.

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