Tag Archives: Hooded Merganser


Long Beach Winter Birds

Two weeks ago I spent several days at Long Beach, Washington, on the Pacific Ocean. It was windy and cold, as you would expect in February! However, there were some interesting winter birds to photograph […]


More Mergansers

A few more shots of a male and a female Hooded Merganser at Lake Ballinger Park in Mountlake Terrace, Washington. These have got to be the most hip looking members of the “Anatidae” family of […]


Hooded Mergansers

I didn’t realize that there were so many different kinds of ducks until I became interested in bird photography. Of all the varieties of ducks, one of my favorites is the Hooded Merganser. Recently I […]


Union Bay Swans, Bufflehead and Hooded Merganser

This group of Trumpeter Swans were swimming offshore yesterday afternoon in Lake Washington at the Union Bay Natural Area (also called the Montlake Fill) in Seattle. This is a great birding location that is only […]