Category: Ducks, Geese, Swans
Ducks, coots, geese, swans, pelicans, grebes, – waterfowl
Swans seem to do this thing with their leg…. It’s weird! But lots of them were doing it.
Not actually native birds, but still….
We saw a group of gorgeous Whistling Ducks, all sitting perfectly posed for photos, while we were staying at Sanctuary Lakes.
These are gorgeous! And so much closer than the first time I saw them, so I have much better photos 🙂
I’ve added Mallard photos before, but none show the colours like this one. And the colours are worth showing off!
I’m fairly sure that this is a leucistic Pacific Black Duck. There was actually quite a little discussion about it on the Australian Bird ID group on facebook last night. Someone else posted a...
Aww, isn’t he cute? Not sure if he’s juvenile, or immature, or what, but he’s still extremely cute!
This one seems to be not quite full breeding colours, but either way, I think it’s probably a better photo than I’ve had before of a Grebe.