Sunday, December 7, 2014

DUCKS AND GULLS


Black headed Gulls and Ducks found in Norway at a lake last June. 



























I am linking with each meme as they appear, Anni's Bird D'Pot,  Judith's Mosaic Monday,  Michelle's Nature Notes,  and Stewart's Wild Bird Wednesdaywith thanks to each for hosting these very enjoyable memes.  Please click on the the light blue links to visit other participants.

35 comments:

  1. Denise, what is the little gull with the brown head? Where was that photo taken? It is so cute! You have me stumped!

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  2. Wonderful photos! I love both the mallards and the black-headed gulls.

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  3. Hi Everyone, I just wrote a note on Kathy's blog to say that I think this is a Black-headed Gull we saw in Norway last June. Still not sure but you can look here for info

    http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black-headed_gull


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  4. Thank you Gunilla, I think you have confirmed what I thought

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  5. It's definitely a black headed gull. I really like the first picture of him, is he laughing, d'you think?

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  6. Beautiful images Denise....do you know what gull this is? They're pretty.



    Thanks so much for linking in at the Bird D'Pot this weekend. Your participation is appreciated!!!

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  7. Ducks and gulls? you'll win me every time Denise!
    What a great selection you've posted here though!
    HOpe you are enjoying a lovely weekend.

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  8. lol, so this is where they are when they left my place :) Nice shots!

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  9. These are beautiful photos! Well done.

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  10. These birds all seem so comfy in their environment and, after reading the quote, a little like couch potatoes with feathers. :)

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  11. A great birdie post, Denise. I would love to see the Black-headed Gulls.. Cute shots and mosaics! Have a happy day!

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  12. You seem to have an affinity for animals. Good for you.

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  13. Ha Ha for a mole you sure get around. Love these ducks.

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  14. Interesting images, love the duck and that black headed gull.

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  15. the second shot looks like he is singing Christmas Caoroles.. i love that quote on the collage.

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  16. D, these photos are so touching. Portraiture!

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  17. Yet another gull species which I've never seen. Nice photos. Love the ducks.

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  18. Love them - and particularly the action shot in the second. Thank you.

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  19. the black headed gulls arepretty.

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  20. Your bird shots are terrific. I love ducks and your third shot really captures me.

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  21. Very pretty shots! Most of them we have here in the summer, but not all of them, particularly that gull.

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  22. Awesome photos. I do have a weakness for good bird photos.

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  23. ♥ Those Gulls are adorable awesome fowl shots my friend. =0)

    Happy Mono Monday

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  24. Wow! You have an amazing variety! Loved the action shots.

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  25. You've been up close and personal with some feathered friends Denise and the shots are awesome.
    Thanks for linking to Mosaic Monday.

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  26. Great photos! I didn't realize you'd gone to Norway!

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  27. Great series of photos Eileen..... I love the ducks and the gulls too..... Michelle

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  28. The black headed gulls made me smile. They are adorable. Your other bird photos are very nice too.

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  29. Great close-up peeks at the gulls and ducks.

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  30. I've never seen a black headed gull like that. What an unusual coloring! Gorgeous photos, Denise.

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