Posts by tkfranzen

Hooded Merganser

3/14/2016 | 0

I have only seen drake Hooded Mergansers on Brick Pond Wetland Preserve from a distance during the winter and for … Read More

Wood Duck

3/9/2016 | 0

Reflections of a Hen Wood Duck. Photographed from a blind, far off the beaten trail, on the second week after … Read More

Wood Duck

2/26/2016 | 0

A young Wood Duck flaps its tiny wings to clear excess water after bathing. The dark spot on its cheek … Read More

Belted Kingfisher

2/10/2016 | 0

Male Belted Kingfisher showing his tongue. I had watched and listened all spring and summer and I was pretty sure … Read More

Cactus Wren

1/28/2016 | 0

Cactus Wren perched on a Cholla Cactus in the Sonoran desert. Photographed at Lost Dutchman State Park in the Superstition … Read More

Great Blue Heron

1/25/2016 | 1

I watched this Great Blue Heron from a blind last April. It caught this Catfish and began maneuvering the fish … Read More

Green Heron

1/25/2016 | 0

As adults, Green Herons in upstate, NY are notoriously wary and I’ve had to use a blind to get close … Read More