With Black Necked Stilt (reported seperately)
I've noticed more Northern Shovelers at Chinese Gardens over the past few days. They must be relieved the frozen lagoon thawed.
First time seeing these...fun!
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...