Kemptville

Catching Some Rays

Two turtles sunning themselves on a rock near Kemptville, Ontario.

Catching Some Rays

Catching Some Rays

Loon Fishing

A common loon fishing on the river.

Loon Fishing

Loon Fishing

Mother and her 11 Ducklings

A mallard hen takes her 11 ducklings out for a swim.

Mother and her 11 Ducklings

Mother and her 11 Ducklings

The Kids are driving Me Crazy

The baby herons are driving mom crazy in the nest.

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Great Blue Heron Flying

A great blue heron flying through the morning sky over the river.

Great Blue Heron Flying

Great Blue Heron Flying

Babies in the Rookery

New Great Blue Herons are born throughout the Rookery.

Baby Great Blue Herons in Rookery

Baby Great Blue Herons in Rookery

Heron in Flight

A great blue heron in Flight.

Heron in Flight

Heron in Flight

Heron Standing on the Waterfront

A great blue heron standing on the waterfront in my front yard.

Heron Standing on the Waterfront

Heron Standing on the Waterfront

Osprey Soaring

An osprey soaring through the blue sky.

Osprey Soaring

Osprey Soaring

Don't Ruffle My Feathers

A red-winged blackbird in the wind perched on a branch.

Red-winged Blackbird

Red-winged Blackbird

Heron Watching Over Eggs

Female heron watching over her eggs in the nest.

Female Heron Watching Over Eggs in Nest

Female Heron Watching Over Eggs in Nest

Wood Duck Swimming

A wood duck swimming up the river.

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Loon Fishing

A common loon swimming and fishing on the river.

Common Loon

Common Loon

Osprey Wings

An osprey landing on the nest with his wings spread open wide.

Osprey Wings

Osprey Wings

More Species of Ducks

More species of ducks arriving on the river.

Bufflehead Ducks

Bufflehead Ducks

Common Merganser Ducks

Common Merganser Ducks

Red-winged Blackbird

A red-wing black bird perched on a tree.

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Great Blue Heron in Flight

A great blue heron flying through the blue sky.

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Ring-necked Duck

This is the first I have seen this type of duck in the river. I believe this is a ring-necked duck.

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Ducks of a Log

A raft of ducks on a log in the river.

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Cormorant Takeoff

A cormorant using her feet to gain enough speed to takeoff.

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