18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Dutiful Parents - Oystercatcher Family

One parent feeding, one parent protecting, this family of American Oystercatchers was working together to ensure the fledgling was well taken care of.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Milford, Connecticut, United States of America
Camera: ILCE-7RM4
Copyright: © Jeff Levesque