NOSH at White Rock Lake
Vanellus vanellus (Linnaeus, 1758), Northern Lapwing, Anas platyrhynchos Linnaeus, 1758, Mallard, and Anas clypeata Linnaeus, 1758, Northern Shoveler, Ishøj Strand, Denmark, 21 August 2016
Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Brevard County, FL, March 2016.
Northern Shoveler and Eared Grebe
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...