Red-breasted Mergansers

///Red-breasted Mergansers

Red-breasted Mergansers are large diving ducks with long, thin orange-red serrated bills, shaggy crests, orange feet and legs and red eyes.

Red-breasted Mergansers Are Back In Utah

2016-12-07T12:05:29+00:00October 28th, 2016|Categories: Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Red-breasted Mergansers, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Red-breasted Mergansers do not breed in Utah, they breed much further north in Alaska, across northern Canada to New Newfoundland and the Great Lakes of Michigan but they do migrate through this area.

Red-breasted Merganser floating on the Gulf of Mexico

2016-12-07T12:05:37+00:00September 14th, 2016|Categories: Birds, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Pinellas County, Red-breasted Mergansers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I photographed this Red-breasted Merganser floating on the Gulf of Mexico on an April morning from the shoreline at Fort De Soto, Florida in April of 2008.