16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mink on a log

This was a chance encounter, While walking around a small lake looking for waterfowl, I noticed this mink swimming in the water. I slowly followed along the banks and was fortunate enough to catch it as it climbed atop this log allowing me to get off a few shots

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2018
Date Uploaded: 04.2018
Photo Location: Canton, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7200
Copyright: © dwight eddington