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Recent observations

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

dpom

Date

August 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Observer

dpom

Date

August 29, 2014

Description

Very unusual to see a Hooded Merganser here at this time of year.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 29, 2014

Description

I thought it was a Pied Grebe. Donna said, "No, look at it's silly haircut." Strange sighting this time of year. This female reminded me of the male I saw earlier this year on Echo Lake at S. Lake Tahoe Butterfly Count...

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

August 29, 2014 11:37 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

greglasley

Date

August 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

speedy

Date

August 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca

Observer

speedy

Date

August 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

speedy

Date

August 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

speedy

Date

August 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 29, 2014

Description

On the Erie Canal

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Wood duck Aix sponsa

Observer

kentr4000

Date

August 29, 2014 09:39 AM EDT

Description

5 addition takeoff

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Wood duck Aix sponsa

Observer

kentr4000

Date

August 29, 2014 09:37 AM EDT

Description

7 took off from upper marsh. Seen from bench

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Description from Wikipedia

Anseriformes is an order of birds. It comprises about 150 living species in three families: Anhimidae (the screamers), Anseranatidae (the Magpie Goose), and Anatidae, the largest family, which includes over 140 species of waterfowl, among them the ducks, geese, and swans.

No range data available.