Piggy Back Grebes

 

Friends, the adult grebes, like the loons, often carry the little grebes on their backs.This baby was hitching a ride for awhile but then the adult shook him off and went back to diving for food.  The baby was left with a surprised look on his face. The eggs hatch one day apart so at first there is a wide range of chick sizes. til Tomorrow MJpiggy back5 piggyback2

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About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on July 17, 2014, in Birds, Crex Meadows, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Are those small leaves on the water?

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