Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “Langley

Alone

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Generally always in a bunch, this Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) was in the middle of a field all by itself. Maybe waiting for it’s boy/girl friend!


Mallard

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A most handsome duck is the Mallard (Anas platyrhychos). He also is one of my favourite ducks! Wherever one goes there seems to be Mallards. Three Cheers or Quacks for Mallards!


Hmmm, Fancy That!

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A hen Mallard (Anas platyrhychos) preening her feathers! Preening is important to birds, especially birds like Ducks who have to keep their feathers ship shape to keep the cold and wet away!


The Big Race

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With the judge looking on the boys line up for the big race. George yells at Betty to get back in line so we can get the show on the road!


Diving Practice

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With Billy and Sis looking on, Mum turns her head as Bobby attempts his first full Pike off the log!


Sing

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A Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) doing what a Song Sparrow is famous for, Singing. This little guy was singing his heart out!


Corn, Anyone!

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A male Brewer’s Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus) on a fence post.