A common loon fishing on the river.
A red-winged blackbird in the wind perched on a branch.
A male osprey with wings spread wide landing on nest with female mate.
Female heron watching over her eggs in the nest.
A wood duck swimming up the river.
A common loon swimming and fishing on the river.
An osprey landing on the nest with his wings spread open wide.
More species of ducks arriving on the river.
A red-wing black bird perched on a tree.
A great blue heron flying through the blue sky.
This is the first I have seen this type of duck in the river. I believe this is a ring-necked duck.
Today we have seen a variety of ducks on the river.
Green heron catches breakfast!
An osprey soars through the blue sky.
Looking forward to the spring and the return of the the herons and other wildlife.
A great blue heron standing majestically on the shoreline of the Rideau River near Manotick, Ontario.
Here is a male mallard sitting on my dock enjoying the summer sun.
Here is a Great Blue Heron family perched on their nest in the rookery.
Here are a number of great blue herons in the rookery.
A male heron returning to the nest with a twig to help complete the nest.
Here is a male osprey perched in a tree on the river bank scanning the water for fish to eat.