Category Archives: Ducks

Baby Duck Favorites!

Baby Ducks and Geese! We love these guys and gals. It is certainly one of our favorite parts of spring. It is always exciting to see new baby ducks out at the lake. This year we’ve seen baby mallards, wood … Continue reading

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Awesome Hybrids (not the car kind)…

One of our favorite things to come across while bird watching is hybrid ducks and birds. They have such unique and interesting color combinations that you rarely see in the normal population. This post will contain some of our absolute … Continue reading

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As Blue as the Clear Blue Sky…

Heather and I’s favorite colors are both blue. So naturally we like to photograph blue birds because we find them to be beautiful. As we’ve mentioned previously, our favorite bird is the Great Blue Heron. Today we wanted to share … Continue reading

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Beautifully clothed in white…

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The Marvels of Flight

We thought today we’d do another themed post. This one is called “The Marvels of Flight.” We see a lot of birds flying by and we always try to pause that motion in a photograph. Here are a few of … Continue reading

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The Great Dive…

We have quite a few guests at the lake right now and many of them are some of our favorite ducks to watch, the Greater Scaups. These are small little ducks that are of the diving duck classification. They are … Continue reading

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Heron Mania!

Exciting news today. We have both ordered our Ducks Unlimited “Wetland Conservation” Plates! We are super excited to get them because the plate features one of our favorite water birds, the Great Blue Heron! Although we certainly do not hunt … Continue reading

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The World in Full Color…

One thing we love about birds, is that they come in just about every color, size or shape imaginable. This weekend we took a lot of photos, probably too many…. We must have gotten a little wrapped up in all … Continue reading

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New Birds have arrived…

This morning we were delighted to find several new birds at the lake behind our apartment. It was our first sighting of a Great Blue Heron and a Ring Necked Duck  at this location. We also saw a Grebe up close. … Continue reading

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Clear Blue Skies and an Abundance of Wildlife

This past weekend we went out to the lake to take some more photographs. We have really fallen in love with the lake. There is just something about the way the wind blows across the water and the sounds the waves make … Continue reading

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