A group of previously endangered Aleutian Canada geese (Branta hutchinsii leucopareia) at alert (removed from endangered species list in 1971). The broad white band on some birds distinguished this subspecies from the Dusky Canada goose (Branta c. minima).
Black-bellied whistling ducks perched on a wood duck box in the Altamaha River, coastal Georgia. 040210-1803
A pair of drake northern pintail ducks (Anas acuta) on a Texas bay.
Drake pintail ducks.
A drake redhead duck (Aythya americana).
Hooded Mergansers (Lophodytes cucullatus)
Male hooded mergansers displaying.