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"Hooded Merganser"
Hooded Merganser:    The name "merganser" is believed to have originated with the Swiss naturalist, Konrad Gesner in the middle 1500s, and is a combination of the Latin words mergus, meaning "diver", and anser meaning "goose".

 
Prescott Beach, Oregon ...

Image, 2014, Prescott Beach, Oregon, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, male, Prescott Beach, Oregon. Image taken December 31, 2014. Sony HX100v.


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January ... Woodland Bottoms, Washington ...

Image, 2017, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, male, Burke Slough, Woodland Bottoms, Woodland, Washington. Cold sunny winter day, slight breeze, temps in the low 30s. Image taken January 6, 2017. Nikon P900.


January ... Skamania Landing, Washington ...

Image, 2015, Skamania Landing, Washington, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, male, Skamania Landing, Washington. Sunny and warm winter day. Image taken January 25, 2015. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.


February ... Knappa Slough, Oregon ...

Image, 2008, Knappa Slough, Oregon, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, male, Knappa Slough, Oregon. Image taken February 17, 2008.


April ... Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington ...

Image, 2012, Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, click to enlarge
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Hooded Mergansers, male (left) and female (right), Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington. Image taken April 2, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


May ... Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington ...

Image, 2010, Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, first spring male, Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington. Image taken May 16, 2010. Canon Rebel, 300z.


June ... Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington ...

Image, 2014, Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser family, Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington. There were 10 little ones. Image taken June 1, 2014. Panasonic Lumix G5, 200z.


October ... Force Lake, Portland, Oregon ...

Image, 2010, Force Lake, Oregon, click to enlarge
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Hooded Mergansers, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon. Image taken October 24, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Hooded Mergansers, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon. Image taken October 24, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.
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Hooded Merganser, male, Force Lake, Portland, Oregon. Image taken October 24, 2010. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


October ... Westmoreland Park, Portland, Oregon ...

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Hooded Merganser, male, front and back, Westmoreland Park, Portland, Oregon. Day overcast and gray. Image taken October 23, 2011. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


October ... Lacamas Lake, Washington ...

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Hooded Merganser, male (left) and female (right), Lacamas Lake, Washington. Image taken October 28, 2008. Canon Rebel, 200mm.
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Hooded Merganser, male and females (left) and three females (right), Lacamas Lake, Washington. Left image taken October 28, 2008. Right image taken October 29, 2008. Canon Rebel, 200mm.


December ... Whitaker Ponds, Portland, Oregon ...

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Hooded Merganser, male (left) and female (right), Whitaker Ponds, Portland, Oregon. Rain. Image taken December 2, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


December ... Silver Lake, Washington ...

Image, 2011, Silver Lake, Washington, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, Frosty day, Silver Lake, Washington. Cold, overcast, fog, and frost. Image taken December 5, 2011. Canon EOS 60d, 200z.


December ... Ridgefield NWR, Washington ...

Image, 2007, Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, December 8, 2007.


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Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge Hooded Merganser images


December ... Prescott Beach, Oregon ...

Image, 2014, Prescott Beach, Oregon, click to enlarge
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Hooded Merganser, male, Prescott Beach, Oregon. Image taken December 31, 2014. Sony HX100v.
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Hooded Merganser, female (left) and male (right), Prescott Beach, Oregon. Image taken December 31, 2014. Sony HX100v.



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