What's Your Nature?

Become a Nature Up North explorer to share your encounters with wild things and wild places in New York's North Country. Post your wildlife sightings, landscape shots, photos from your outings, and even your organization's events!

hooded merganser

Posted by Jennifer Sigmon,
North Country explorer from Asbury Park NJ
April 9, 2023

I was watching the sunrise over Black Lake when I spotted some ducks moving closer. I was able to capture a photo of this hooded merganser as it passed. I love his reflection on the water. 


Patrick Chase

The North Country is a hub for waterfowl, love these little guys!