|The tide was out, but creeping in, slowly, steadily filling in the lowest places as it did.|
While some ducks were in the watery bits, most were mucking about in the puddingesque, gelatinous, goo that is salt marsh mud.
|They moved like little ATV's, dabbling and sifting that slippery muck.|
|The trails left by the scaup would have probably made me go, "Hmmmmm ... what the heck made that?", had I not witnessed them making them.|
|If you are a big bad drake, it's important to keep a fierce eye on possible threats like that photographer guy in the red JEEP.|
|Mud slurping is an equal opportunity event, as this muddy princess demonstrates.|
Something about a pretty girl in the mud... the beauty still shines through.