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Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on April 19, 2015

Greater White-fronted Goose

A bird I’ve seen only a few times at the Ridgefield NWR, the Greater White-fronted Goose, gave me a portrait opportunity April 17, 2015.  There was a group of 4 near a huge group of Canada Geese but these four kept pretty much to themselves and didn’t leave when the ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on January 17, 2012

Jan. 6, 2012 – Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (15 p ...

Welcome back!  Hope everyone had a great New Year and is headed for a wonderful 2012!  I’m back with some Jan. 6 shots at the Ridgefield NWR, my first of the year.  The weather was typical–heavy overcast all day but it didn’t rain.  Fifteen shots made the cu ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on December 17, 2011

Dec. 9, 2011- Fri. – Ridgefield NWR (11 photos)

A super day, weather-wise, greeted me at the Ridgefield NWR this morning as I arrived around sun up (about 8 a.m.).  Surprisingly, there was little fog and more blue sky than I’ve seen at the refuge in a long time. I had received an email and a call yesterday (Dec. 8 ) fro ... Continue Reading