THE Garganey- A Rare Duck


Friends, Crex Meadows was full of birders this weekend and this duck was the object of their affection.  This is a garganey that has never been reported in Wisconsin or Minnesota.  He sure is handsome but moves constantly, today was our first sunny day since he arrived about a week ago.  I guess he wants to stay awhile enjoy while you can til Tomorrow MJ

About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on May 4, 2014, in Birds, Crex Meadows, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Their normal route for migration is down the Aleutians
    Chain, an old world specie, not sure what that means

  2. Beautiful. What is their normal territory?

  3. Great capture – Thanks for sharing

  4. that is one good looking duck…..j

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