STK-ID 3446

Shots of a kingfisher. Shot of blue geese and lesser snow goose on ground. Shots of blue geese swimming with young and at nest. Shot of the lesser snow goose. Shot of baby mallards and eggs in nest. Shot of flock of disturbed ducks fly into air and land again. Shots of wood ducks walking in bush. Shot of a bittern. Shot of blue-winged teal in water. Shots of pelicans flapping around. CU of a snipe sitting on a rock. Shot of grayleg geeses walking through marsh. "Seabee" alone on water and "seabee and grumman widgeon" on water. Eastern flicker in nest in trunk of tree. Shots of men hunting in marshes on south shore of lake Manitoba, guide paddling hunter in canoe. Shots of hunter firing. Shots of retreiver retreiving mallards (not a complete sequence in the above but individual shots may be useful. There is no shot of the hunter hitting a bird and the bird falling).


Excerpt from
Birds of the Prairie Marshes
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original kodachrome
Aspect ratio