Male Mallard at the moment of touching down.
One of the Eurasian Collared Doves looking over its shoulder.
This Little Blue Heron juvenile just starting to molt was kind enough to land nearby and then come over for the fluff cycle.
A female American Avocet in breeding plumage over the waters of the slough.
Near waterline shot of an American Avocet in breeding plumage.
Female Blue Winged Teal on a high speed glide over the slough.
An American Wigeon couple taking flight together. I've noticed the female is usually the first to fly but the male won't be far behind.
An American Avocet in breeding plumage. Believe this one is a male as the bill isn't curved nearly as much as the others.
Ruddy duck showing off the colors that give them the name.