GOLDEN PHEASANT Family: Phasianidae Habitat: Forests and mountains of Western China Fun Fact: The pheasant is able to fly in short bursts, but is rather clumsy in the air, so the bird spends most of its time on land.
Ring-necked Pheasant. Winter,1990. Cope, Colorado. My father and brother used to go to the little town of Cope Colorado for the pheasant hunt every year. I was a terrible shot and could never bag a bird.