Red Breasted Merganser Hen Preens
Apr25

Red Breasted Merganser Hen Preens

This red breasted merganser hen doesn’t care that I am 20 feet away. Many lakes in the twin cities hold migrating red-breasted mergansers in the...

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Mr Hairstyle/ Red Breasted Merganser
Apr25

Mr Hairstyle/ Red Breasted Merganser

I’m on the ground in full camo when this Red Breasted Merganser swam within 10 feet of me.

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Red Breasted Merganser Drake
Apr12

Red Breasted Merganser Drake

A fine looking red breasted merganser drake!

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Red Breasted Merganser Courtship Display
Apr12

Red Breasted Merganser Courtship Display

The red breasted merganser courtship display involves competing drakes bobbing for the hens. This is a shot of that display....

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Red Breasted Merganse Hen Stretches Out
Apr10

Red Breasted Merganse Hen Stretches Out

Same hen red breasted merganser stretching out on a piece of ice on Lake Hiawatha.  

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Hooded Merganser Hen
Apr10

Hooded Merganser Hen

This hooded merganser hen is hanging out in the same Blaine pond as the drake. I’m hoping to get a shot of the drake in his courtship...

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Hooded Merganser Drake
Apr10

Hooded Merganser Drake

I found this Hooded Merganser in a Blaine pond.

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Red Breasted Merganser on Yellow/Green Water
Oct15

Red Breasted Merganser on Yellow/Green Water

One of my favorite birds I caught this drake red breasted merganser on some cool looking...

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