Bufflehead at Bosque
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Fri, 25 Jan 2013 13:44:45 -0700
Bufflehead at Bosque
Wildlife at Bosque (Day 5)
25 January 2013
Okay, I need to find more of this duck, because the male Bufflehead is
brilliant when direct sunlight hits it right... it's an explosion of color
from the iridescence of the forehead and throat/neck of this bird. I need
to thank a birdwatcher that was standing next to me who pointed this duck
out.. as I was fixated on Snow Geese and Sandhill Cranes at the time. I
knew right away when she said Bufflehead that I needed to point my camera
on it, because I knew of the color explosion this duck has in the right