Thursday, February 6, 2014

Oatka Creek Park • February 6

Long-eared Owl

Long-eared Owl

Long-eared Owl

Long-eared Owl

Video of owl at http://youtu.be/EU3-b0UxXbA .

Common Merganser. Well, Oatka Creek is not Irondequoit Bay Outlet. At Oatka the ducks are far more wary of humans, probably believing each one to be a hunter. Close approaches are rare.

Common Merganser

Common Merganser. And away she goes!