Nature Through My Lens

Surf Scoter

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The female on the left. A pair of Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) off the pier in White Rock.

2 responses

  1. rhiebert

    They are unique looking birds. Such colorful bill on the male.

    2018/10/19 at 9:10 pm

    • Ruth, Thank you! Their bills are definitely purpose built for a diet of shell fish and such!

      2018/10/19 at 10:30 pm

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