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Red-breasted Mergansers Fighting Over Fish

I patiently waited near one of the few openings on ice covered Onondaga Lake in Upstate New York as several red-breasted mergansers fought over fish during one of the several polar vortexes we had this winter.

TAGS: Fish, New York

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Fayetteville, New York, United States of America
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Date Taken: 02.2014
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