14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Female red-breasted merganser, Chicago River, Chicago, IL, U.S.
This female red-breasted merganser was part of an exhausted flock that came inland from Lake Michigan to find food in Chicago River. She took a rest as the rest of her flock chased each other around in the icy waters.
|Photo Location:||Chicago, Illinois, United States of America|
|Copyright:||© Richard Pallardy|