A Trio Of Common Mergansers In Flight

A six photo sequential series as three mergansers were about to land on the water. […]

Promised Update On Mergansers Entangled In Fishing Line

Some of you may remember that on February 17th I posted about the problem of birds getting caught in discarded fishing line at Willow Pond, one of our urban fisheries here in Murray, Utah. I had photographed some Common Mergansers that had fishing line entangled on their bodies and fish hooks stuck in their bills.