Nature Almanac – The Mink and the Shoveler

mink and shovelerThis is the Nature Almanac for the first Friday in March, 2019.

It’s the unexpected moment when a shoveler duck, swimming right in front of Ruth Carol Cushman and Scott Severs starts wildly flapping its wings. A mink has grabbed the shoveler. The shoveler fights for its life and…

Images courtesy of Scott E. Severs.