Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “Wigeon

A Gathering

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A flock of Mallards found a warm sunny spot along an unnamed stream in Glenn Valley in Langley Township, B.C.


American Wigeon

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An American Wigeon hen on a golden pond


Proud

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Here’s a proud American Wigeon. ┬áHe has every right to be too, because he’s a beautiful bird!


Nap Time

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An American Wigeon takes a nap in the sun.


Wigeon on Ice

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A couple of drake American Wigeon waddle across the frozen pond


Grooming

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An American Wigeon grooming.  Takes lots of work to keep those feathers water proof.


Puddling

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Here’s a mixed group of Mallards and Wigeon on a rainy day, taking advantage of a large puddle on a farmer’s field.

I guess that’s why they are called Puddle Ducks!