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    • Anas clypeata
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    • Northern Shoveler
    • spoonbill duck
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    • Pato cucharón-norteño
    • Pato cucharón norteño
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    • Pato-colhereiro

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Recent observations

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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cullen

Date

April 15, 2015 08:20 AM CDT

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dwest

Date

April 19, 2015 01:56 PM PDT

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Northern shoveler Anas clypeata

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elinpierce

Date

April 20, 2015 09:31 AM MDT

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Pair

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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elinpierce

Date

April 20, 2015 09:01 AM MDT

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Pair

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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miwasatoshi

Date

April 6, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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trcarlisle

Date

April 18, 2015 02:08 PM GST

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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scottking

Date

April 17, 2015 12:29 PM CDT

Description

Northern Shoveler
Cowling Arboretum
Northfield, Minnesota

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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elinpierce

Date

April 16, 2015 09:37 AM MDT

Description

Pair on lake

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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dwest

Date

April 15, 2015 03:13 PM PDT

Description

Dozens of these in each of the Preserve ponds.

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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sara4

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

rye meads (Google, OSM)

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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elfaulkner

Date

April 8, 2015

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Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

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andyk

Date

April 15, 2015 12:10 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.