Risto's Best Bird Pics

Ducks

Smew (mergellus albellus) and common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula)

I was hesitating  to go or not to go because it was raining.  I decided to go and got some very nice pics in Otanmäki bird basin.

090506-otanmaki-crop-net-rike4959


Northern shoveler (Anas clypeata)

There are many northern shovelers in Suomenoja black-headed gull colony.

090425-espoo-crop-net-rike3136


Gadwell (Anas strepera)

Gadwells are quire rare still in Finland, but in Suomenoja bird basin you can find them many.

090419-espoo-crop-net-rike2798