Monday, January 13, 2014

Ducks at Work

    With the ice coverage on Lake Erie estimated in the 50-70% range many ducks have converged on my place of employment.  I went in a couple of hours early on Sunday to take advantage of the warm weather and good lighting to get some photos
Redheads taking flight

Fifth Wheel

Stretching the paddle


Scanning the sky

Lesser Scaup

Female Lesser Scaup

Ring-necked Duck

Ruddy Duck

Common Goldeneye

Hooded Mergansers


  1. Thanks, could have been better if my camera would have focused on a Peregrine that knocked down a flying duck. It was kind of distant though.