Hooded Merganser (drake)
Mergansers; Lesser Scaups; Double-crested Cormorants and Mallard Ducks have been arriving to our local lakes and ponds in recent days. It is so much fun to see the new ducks and water birds here! Please click on the thumbnail image to see the slightly larger version of the picture. Enjoy!
Hen Hooded Merganser at Silver Lake Pond
Drake Hooded Mergansers on Silver Lake Pond
Lesser Scaup Ducks on Pond Behind the Mark Twain Library
Lesser Scaups (hens) on Pond Behind the Mark Twain Library
Double-crested Cormorants on Pond Behind the Mark Twain Library
Mallard Ducks (drakes may be Mottled/Mallard hybrids)