A most handsome male Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) perched on the top rail of a fence.
A male Wood Duck
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.
Here comes Mr. Wood chugging along leaving quite a wake behind him.
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!
I get a stern look from this Wood Duck hen when I take her photo!
Bad hair day maybe!
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.
Mr. Wood Duck definitely didn’t want his picture took!
Such a grumpy look!
A Wood Duck hen and her reflection
A hen Wood Duck grooming.
A Wood Duck perches on a fence keeping an eye on the sky for any predators!