Protective Parents

We’re here at the Biggest Week in American Birding this week and I’ll be posting some pictures as I have time to get them uploaded from the camera. I took almost 500 pictures on our first day today and am already overwhelmed. But in a good way!

Protective Parents by Michigan Kim
Protective Parents, a photo by Michigan Kim on Flickr.

Most of the Canada Geese have babies now. This pair shepherded their tiny brood across a canal at Magee Marsh today. The babies remind me of that carnival game with little rubber ducks floating in a circular moat — remember that? So adorable!

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2 Responses to Protective Parents

  1. trudyjohnson says:

    The posture of the parents’ necks suggest “keep your distance”! Body language is quite understandable!

  2. Littlesundog says:

    I’m glad you’re having a great time. 500 photos? You and I both know that is “normal”, really. I can go to the river and come back with 300 photos. Living in the digital age is awesome! I can’t wait to see more of your work!

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