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By: sassyk (offline) on Sunday, November 07 2010 @ 01:49 AM EDT  
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3 Mute Swans swimming , and the lone Trumpeter Swan, waiting for lunch on the shore at Esquimalt Lagoon, taken Oct. 31st. Click 2X bigger.

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By: sassyk (offline) on Wednesday, November 10 2010 @ 01:36 AM EST  
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A few pics taken at Esquimalt Lagoon Oct. 31st. Click 2X bigger.

American Wigeons
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Brewer's Blackbird
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Bufflehead Ducks
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By: sassyk (offline) on Wednesday, November 10 2010 @ 01:41 AM EST  
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Northern Pintail ducks at Esquimalt Lagoon Oct. 31st. Click 2X bigger.

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By: sassyk (offline) on Wednesday, November 10 2010 @ 01:59 AM EST  
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Northern Pintail ducks at Esquimalt Lagoon, and bottoms up for Mallards, Northern Pintails and American Wigeons Oct. 31st. Click 2X bigger.

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By: PacNorWest (offline) on Saturday, November 13 2010 @ 11:40 AM EST  
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Hi Kay * Thanks for sharing your terrific batch of photos from Esquimalt. The last picture .... "Bottoms Up" .... is fantastic !! Love it !


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By: sassyk (offline) on Saturday, November 13 2010 @ 07:49 PM EST  
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:hello:Thanks Doug. They do look funny with their rear ends up in the air and their legs going like crazyGreen LOL I've taken a few videos but don't remember posting themRoll eyes

Here are a few pics of a seagull having fun with a clam shell, taken at Esquimalt Lagoon Oct. 31st. Click 2X bigger.

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By: sassyk (offline) on Saturday, November 13 2010 @ 08:19 PM EST  
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Seagull having fun with clam shell at Esquimalt Lagoon Oct. 31st; dropped it, dove for it and swam away with it. Click 2X bigger.

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By: sassyk (offline) on Wednesday, December 08 2010 @ 01:19 AM EST  
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Here are a few pix of the mute swans at Esquimalt Lagoon, taken Dec. 4th. Click 2X bigger.

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