Thunder Bay – Common Merganser

Interesting. The birds swim around using a “snorkelling” style of hunting. Their face is looking down in the water in search of food. When they see something. they dive down.

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  1. Kevin
    Kevin at | | Reply

    Nice sequence of pictures. I’m doing some informal research into snorkelling behaviour and would like to ask some questions about your image sequence. For instance, where did this sequence take place, how deep was the water, were there other mergansers nearby, …

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