grebe!

I think this is a Western grebe. Or a Clark’s. There was a pair together down by the water Saturday when it was stormy.  They were fishing quite happily.

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Together and then one dives.

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It was hard to steady the zoomed camera in the wind. Here is without the zoom:

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And both dived:

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2 thoughts on “grebe!

  1. shoreacres says:

    I love grebes. We have the pied-bill and the western, but mostly in winter. They are the cutest darned things — love your photos.

    • drkottaway says:

      Thank you! I’ve seen pied-bill grebes here too. Still learning the west coast birds since I grew up on the east coast and did my bird class years ago in Wisconsin.

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