17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Golden-Eye Family in the Cascades

While kayaking and fishing on Davis Lake in Oregon, I came across a family of Golden-eye ducks (mother and brood). It was a very windy day in the Cascades and these ducks were staying close to the shoreline eating mosquitoes and avoiding the wind.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Davis Lake, Oregon, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5600
Copyright: © charles newbegin