I suspect there will be a lot of biology posts today, so we’ll have a shorter version of RWPs, but not a lesser one, for these are bird photos by the estimable Colin Franks (photography site here, Facebook page here, Instagram page here).
Northern Pygmy Owl (Glaucidium gnoma):
Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus):
Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus):
Dunlin (Calidris alpine):
Common Merganser – female (Mergus merganser):
Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris):