You had to know that there was a Hooded Merganser duck pattern coming after my photos of a pair at the beaver pond last week. The male is so distinctive looking that he’s almost cartoonish. Their arrival on is a wonderful sign of spring as we gear up for 2-3 inches of late snow tomorrow! Enjoy!

Right-click here and select “save target/link as” to save this printable merganser pattern to your computer.