Wood Ducks in the fall

Hunted nearly to extinction these beautiful ducks are making a comeback here in Ontario.  Distinctively North American, they are not found anywhere other than the wetland forests of eastern North America.wood-duck-1-edit wood-duck-10 wood-duck-13 wood-duck-14 wood-duck-15 wood-duck-2 wood-duck-3 wood-duck-5 wood-duck-6 wood-duck-7

Wood Ducklings

The Beaver River in the local valley is home to so much wildlife.  These are very timid ducks, to se them with a brood and to be close enough to photograph is very rare up here in Canada.wood duck and ducklings