The swans have been out on the river recently. I don't usually see both of them together but on this day they stayed pretty close to each other. Maralee



The river is full of ducks these days and the air is filled with the cacophony of quacking. Maralee  



The killdeer is a common bird throughout most of the United States. You will often see them at water's edge running and pecking at the grounds searching for food. I came across these killdeer on the mudflats by the river. The are a part of the plover family and can also be found in pastures …