Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “Wood Duck

Strike a Pose

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A most handsome male Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) perched on the top rail of a fence.


Dabbling

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A male Wood Duck


Mrs. Wood

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A beautiful hen Wood Duck. Not at outlandish as her mate but she definitley has charms of her own. Her mate is in the background.


Chugging Along

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Here comes Mr. Wood chugging along leaving quite a wake behind him.


Ms. Wood

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The Wood Duck is a very colourful bird.  As with most birds the males are more flamboyant  than the females.  In this case the female has very strong colourful markings!


That Look

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I get a stern look from this Wood Duck hen when I take her photo!

Bad hair day maybe!


Bright Eyes

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Here’s the reason the Wood Duck from last week was so cross with me.

I had eyes on his lovely lady!

Wood Duck hen.


Grumpy

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Mr. Wood Duck definitely didn’t want his picture took!

Such a grumpy look!


Ms Wood

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A Wood Duck hen and her reflection


Ms. Wood

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A hen Wood Duck grooming.


The Ever Alert Mr. Wood

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A Wood Duck perches on a fence keeping an eye on the sky for any predators!


That Look

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Here's a hen Wood duck.  One of the ones that yesterdays bird was trying to impress!

Here’s a hen Wood duck. One of the ones that yesterdays bird was trying to impress!


Strutting

A Wood Duck drake struts his stuff

A Wood Duck drake struts his stuff


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Ms. Wood

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A Wood Duck hen in all her pretty shades of colour