Pied-billed Grebe

Grebe: Taking Duckweed for a Spin

I spotted this Pied-billed Grebe as swam out of a patch of duckweed.

Pied-billed Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe

Usually Grebes will dive just as you are focusing on them and I fully expected this one to, just to clean off if not to get away from the edge of the pond.

Pied-billed Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe giving a shake

Evidently the duckweed wasn’t bothering him because after a shake he continued paddling on his way.

Pied-billed Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe

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