Recent Photos Mississippi River 3/30/14

I saw thousands of ducks and geese yesterday at micklesons. Maybe 10 eagles, 40 swans, hundred greater white fronted geese, lots of ducks – pintailed, bufflehead, ringnecked, shoveler, woodies and mallards, a pair of cranes by L&D 13 rd, thousands of pelicans and a few cormorant:

Mallard drake
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2 eagle
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3 Ringnecked Ducks
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4 bufflehead
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5 bufflehead
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37 bufflehead
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6 Pelican
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7 Pelican
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8 Seagull
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9 Canvasback Ducks
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0 Pelican
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11 Pelican
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12 swans mix
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13 swans ducks
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14 Pelican
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15 Pelican
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16 Pelican
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17 Pelican
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18 Pelican
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19 Pelican
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20 Pelican
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21 Pelican
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22 Pelican
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23 Pelican
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24 Pelican
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25 Swans Ducks
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26 Pelican
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27 Ringnecked Ducks
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28 Ringnecked Ducks
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29 Ringnecked Ducks
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30 Mergansers
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31 Pelican
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32 Trumpeter Swans
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33 Swan
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34 Swans
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35 Ringnecked Ducks
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36 Ringnecked Ducks
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38 Canvasback Ducks
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39 greater white fronted geese
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40 greater white fronted geese
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41 greater white fronted geese
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42 greater white fronted geese
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43 greater white fronted geese
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44 greater white fronted geese
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45 greater white fronted geese
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46 Sandhill Crane
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47 Sandhill Crane
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About Dave Tackett

Dave Tackett is from Sterling Illinois. An avid fisherman since childhood, he has fished all over the Midwest, mainly the Mississippi River pools 8-19. His home waters are pools 13 & 14. After fishing Bass tournaments for many years, he gave it up to fish for Walleye year round. He now guides and fishes for fun. He likes to take photos of the scenic places he visits on the river and likes to keep a video camera running to get footage for his Walleye DVDs. Photography is now where he most of his time working, using professional DSLR cameras and lens. These photos include landscape around the Mississippi River and the Rock River, river birds like eagles heron, egrets etc.
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