Migratory waterfowl, at corner 3 on the square dike that comprises the auto road through the refuge.
Waterfowl on the refuge before sunrise.
duck bliss w/o moose stomping about
Ducks, moving on when I stepped over the fence.
The ducks decide to pass - they headed to a smaller watering reservoir a bit East.
Sitting under a cottonwood by the pond I caught these three ducks re-thinking landing.
Maw duck, point blank range as I crossed the bridge.
Maw duck, before she started foraging in the algae.
Ducklings in Silver Lake, Brighton, UT
This one has an itch.
Itchy duckling with gigantic feet.
If you look closely you can see serrations along its inner bill.
Momma duck and her clutch, warming up on the rocks at the far side of the lake, safe from the groups of young kids being walked before their nap times later in the day.
Smooth sailing duckling with fabulous hair. Silver Lake, Brighton, UT