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red-breasted mergansers

Mergus serrator

Description:

These are two of about six-eight ducks swimming in the area. The others swam away when they saw me, but these two just kept going about their business.

Habitat:

These were seen near in a small stream near the Charlestown Breachway in Rhode Island. It was good to see them given the massive destruction to the area caused by hurricane Sandy.

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DebraKuonMerchant
Spotted by
DebraKuonMerchant

Rhode Island, USA

Spotted on Mar 11, 2013
Submitted on Mar 13, 2013

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