Female Bufflehead in the Grand River by Moore's Park in Lansing, MI.
Appendix C. Bird species observed or suspected in Kokanee Creek Provincial Park (based on Nelson Naturalists 1997 bird checklist and supplemental occurrence records)
from 1998 survey Holt R.F., J.B. Korol and Machmer, M.M. 1998.
These observations were from the first couple of trips to the ranch I photographed at for almost 10 months.
The Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) is a small American sea duck of the genus Bucephala, the goldeneyes. This species was first described by Linnaeus in his Systema naturae in 1758 as Anas albeola.