A male wood duck on the shore at Mud Lake in Ottawa.
A great blue heron catches a catfish dinner.
Mother hen mallard duck stands on one leg and quacks loudly.
A common loon swimming and diving for fish on the river.
The mother and her two young great blue herons share the nest.
The nests in the heron rookery are getting crowded these days as the young heron start to grow.
A common loon fishing on the river.
An osprey landing on the nest with his wings spread open wide.
A red-wing black bird perched on a tree.
A raft of ducks on a log in the river.
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.
Snowy owl hunting for breakfast in a snowy field near Ottawa, Canada.
Here is a baby fawn white-tailed deer running to caught up with mother.
Here is a male mallard sitting on my dock enjoying the summer sun.
Here is a pair of juvenile herons fighting over who gets to eat first, while mom sets of the branch waiting.
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.
Here is a male osprey perched in a tree on the river bank scanning the water for fish to eat.