Gerry was visiting a friend in Fairhaven, Massachusetts and brought his camera along. The gulls and brant pictures were taken in Fairhaven and the mute swan pictures were at Betty's Neck in Lakeville.
|great black-backed gull|
|great black-backed gull in flight|
|ring-billed gull - love the shadows!|
Non-native mute swans are considered an invasive species. One of the world's most aggressive species, especially while nesting and raising their young, mute swans drive out native waterfowl and other wetland wildlife. Pretty to look at but..........
hooded merganser and mute swan
Keeping an eye on the "competition"!