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Female Hooded Merganser | by Jim McCree
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Female Hooded Merganser

This female become agitated by my presence but never flew off. Her mate, who I had seen with her that morning, was nowhere in sight. I don't know merganser behavior, but it led me to believe that they are nesting nearby.

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Taken on April 17, 2009