4 orphans

4 orphans

Observation - 4 orphans. Description: I assumed, at first, that these young birds were mallards but I now think they are goosanders. I observed them at a distance for an hour or so and they swam a long way up the river and back again. They were unaccompanied by any adult.

I assumed, at first, that these young birds were mallards but I now think they are goosanders. I observed them at a distance for an hour or so and they swam a long way up the river and back again. They were unaccompanied by any adult.