Wildlife – Birds

Dancing loons, Twelve Mile Bay, Georgian Bay

Loon Dance

Loons dance on the unseasonably warm waters of Twelve Mile Bay in early October.

Perched bald eagle, Outer Fox Islands, Georgian Bay

Perch

A bald eagle perches on a dead tree in the Shirt Tails, directly south of the Outer Fox Islands.

Ruby-throated hummingbird, Sans Souci, Georgian Bay

Hovercraft

A ruby-throated hummingbird defies gravity, neck feathers perfectly displayed in the late June sunlight.


Sandhill Cranes, Byng Inlet, Georgian Bay

Sandhill Cranes

Sandhill cranes forage in the wetlands around Byng Inlet.

Common tern in flight, Sans Souci, Georgian Bay

Cry on Blue II

A common tern flies overhead in Sans Souci.

Loon Chick, Wreck Island, Georgian Bay

Loon Chick I

A loon chick swims off of Wreck Island, in Massassauga Provincial Park.


Cormorant, Key River Pier, Georgian Bay

Cormorant Pose

A cormorant dries its wings on a long-derelict piling at the mouth of the Key River. 5×7″ Print 8×12″ Print 12×18″ Print 16×24″ Print

Ringbilled gull, Big McCoy Island, Georgian Bay

Rockgull

A ringbill gull perches on a rock on Big McCoy Island, at the top end of the Mink Island chain. 5×7″ Print 8×12″ Print 12×18″ Print 16×24″ Print

Great Blue Heron, Franklin Island, Georgian Bay

Franklin Blue

A great blue heron takes flight in the waning hours of the day on Franklin Island. 5×7″ Print 8×12″ Print


Cormorant fledgling, Norgate Inlet, Georgian Bay. Photo by Sean Tamblyn.

Fledgling Fuzz

A cormorant fledgling waits in its nest for its parents to return with lunch, offshore from the Norgate Inlet. 5×7″ Print 8×12″ Print 12×18″ Print 16×24″ Print

Great Blue Heron, Wreck Island, Georgian Bay. Photo by Sean Tamblyn.

Great Blue Heron

Wingtip feathers outstretched, a great blue heron takes flight from Wreck Island. 5×7″ Print 8×12″ Print

Merganser ducks, Key River, Georgian Bay. Photo by Sean Tamblyn.

Key River Mergansers

A trio of Merganser ducks swim in the wetlands along the Key River. 5×7″ Print 8×12″ Print


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