Culture Art & Media Photo: Wood Duck Proves Mother Nature's Flair for Drama By Melissa Breyer Editorial Director Hunter College F.I.T., State University of New York Cornell University Melissa Breyer is Treehugger’s editorial director. She is a sustainability expert and author whose work has been published by the New York Times and National Geographic, among others. our editorial process Melissa Breyer Updated August 13, 2020 credit: Christina Anne M/flickr Share Twitter Pinterest Email Culture History Travel Sustainable Fashion Art & Media Holidays Community Our photo of the day reveals the wonderful frippery of waterfowl. Some birds come in muted tones and blend into the scenery. Then there's the wood duck. Dramatic, ornate, iridescent, and all decked out as if preparing for waterfowl fashion week. As photographer Christina Anne M notes, "Best thing about living in a waterfront house - I have Wood Ducks here everyday!" Would you like to see your nature photo featured as the TreeHugger photo of the day? Join TreeHugger’s Reader Photo Pool on flickr and add your pictures to the group.