16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A duck shaking off water in the lake

After swimming across the lake and finding this shaded area, this black duck went about grooming itself to begin it's morning.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: West Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Copyright: © Miriam Sims Mitchell