This blog has photographs of birds and other animals taken by a new birder and amateur photographer. It will also discuss identifying birds and birding hotspots. The majority of photographs are from southern Florida and the Greater Toronto Area, although other areas in the U.S. and Canada are included. There are also photos of birds in Panama. Other nature photographs taken while birding are also included
Monday, April 10, 2017
NORTHERN SHOVELERS, GRENADIER POND, HIGH PARK, TORONTO, ON
The colorful ducks with rufous flanks and green heads are male Northern Shovelers in breeding plumage. The more plain ducks with orange bills are female Northern Shovelers.