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Squabbling ducks

Canada Geese are often loud and aggressive in their interactions with each other, but ducks seem much calm and restrained. I was therefore quite surprised when I saw these two male Northern Shovelers ( 100 more words


Northern Shoveler

Anas clypeata
Nepali Name: बेल्चाठूँडे हाँस Belcha Thude Haans

Chobhar, Kathmandu, Nepal. 1270m. 29 November, 2014. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

Birds Of Nepal

Duck season starts

I’ve been in denial about the change of seasons. Two weeks ago it was warm and I was still photographing insects.  The sub-freezing temperatures the last couple of days have been a reminder to me that it’s time to put my macro lenses on the shelf and reach for my telephoto lenses. 141 more words