Ring-necked ducks get the name from the hard-to-see chestnut collar on its black neck. A distinct marking are two white rings on the bill. The females are mostly brown with a white eye-ring. These ducks are generally found in the northern parts of North America in the summer and the southern parts in winter by… Read More RING-NECKED DUCKS
Here is a Double-Crested Cormorant I saw in a pond near my home, on two different days. The Mallards are trying to sleep. DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANT
Here is a Mallard and an American Coot walking together in the mud, close to a local duck pond.
Here are some female water birds at a local pond. The Common Goldeneye are frequent in most of the U.S. in winter and Canada in summer. Common Mergansers live in various places in North America, although not generally in Mexico, “the South” of the U.S., or the northern middle U.S. Mallards are found throughout North… Read More LADIES AT THE POND