Sometimes a 10 minute stop can be productive.

DSC_0581

Drippy ducks.

DSC_0652

“She’s showing off her booty!” he said.

DSC_0637

Showing off.

DSC_0585

“Let’s go for a swim, lady.”

DSC_0619

“Wait, come back eagle.” I said

DSC_0682

Watching the practice game.

DSC_0646

Cruising by at sunset.

DSC_0667

Pretty in pink.

DSC_0664

Thirsty plants?

DSC_0672

Nosy neighborhood kitty.

There’s a little pond right next to a busy intersection. There’s a church, school, trailer park and office building surrounding it.  A paved trail runs around the pond but I was too lazy to walk all the way around. I drove my car to the little parking lot along the pond and got out. Walked 5 feet and snapped all of the above. The sun was starting to go down behind the trees and I was going to be late for a dinner date so I only stayed for 10 minutes. I had heard there were some fun ducks there. I found the above plus some canvasbacks, gadwalls and red breasted mergansers. More on those later.