A pair of ducks. Not sure the type.
San Diego County, California, US
Northern Shoveler, Green-winged Teal and American Wigeon from top to bottom.
Bosque del Apache NWR, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA.
Rio Grande Nature Center State Park, Albuquerque, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico, USA.
the bird at the rear
En Presa La Vega, Teuchitlán, Jalisco.
The Northern Shoveler (/ˈʃʌvələr/; Anas clypeata), or Northern Shoveller in British English, sometimes known simply as the Shoveller, is a common and widespread duck. It breeds in northern areas of Europe and Asia and across most of North America, wintering in southern Europe, Africa, the Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia, and Central, and northern South America. It is a rare vagrant to Australia. In North America, it breeds along the southern edge of Hudson Bay and west...