This shot is from Pat Bay (North Saanich) As the season progresses, I will try and get back there to click some closer images of these interesting wintering birds.
* background top just right of centre is a pair of Grebes.. not sure of the exact type*
These Scoters have an interesting pattern when they dive and are underwater for usually a minute or so while searching for clams)
Summer 2023.. I just received notice that my blog has been awarded a distinction of being one of the top 10 photography blogs in Canada.
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