Category Archives: Ducks

Western US Loop. Days 1&2

Travel Dates: September 20-21, 2018 Carla’s sister retired from teaching last June so we wanted to take her out on a road trip with us at the beginning of the school year so she could get a taste of retirement … Continue reading

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Wood Ducks 2018

It’s that time of year again: wood ducks are pairing up and looking for nesting spots.  Thanks to our neighbor Jon we have a great wood duck box (is it a duck box that is made of wood or a … Continue reading

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Wood Duck Redux

Another (or the same) male wood duck in our back yard. He’s guarding the box Carla says it looks like he’s wearing a helmet. I agree

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Wood Ducks – New Tenants

Warning! This story ends well, but there is a picture of a duckling that didn’t make it. There is other interesting content in the picture so I’ll leave that picture small; you can click on it to see an enlarged … Continue reading

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Wood ducks

Here are a couple of quick pictures of our wood duck box.We have to run out to do some stuff but I wanted to get these pictures out.

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Duck Box Installation

Our neighbor Jonathan Schlueter’s mission is to provide nesting space for our local wood ducks. He built 5 new duck boxes this week and offered to come over and install one on a tree in the wetlands. Of course I … Continue reading

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