males and females amongst the Ring-necked Ducks
sizeable group of RNDU and LESC were observed, along with Mallards in other ponds
In the great Bay
Alice Passer's house
Duck swimming along in the pond. Stayed in sight for a long time but did not swim closer to my side of the pond.
He had a light grey chest, white under eye to rear of head. Could not see eye color.
Small purple wildflower
Small White wildflowers. Growing on stem very near a mid-size pond with a marshy shore.
He was napping in a tree in a wildlife management area.
Flew in front of us and perched in a small swampy area.
Many smallish painted turtles sunning themselves along the banks of the parkway. They kept company with mallard ducks and muskrats.
Very large turtle, approximately 18" or so from side to side with a huge head on him.
This is the largest snapping turtle I have ever seen. His shell was fairly smooth, covered in moss or algae.
He has a huge head and long nails he swam slowly in the shallow water.