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    • Aix sponsa
  • French
    • canard branchu
  • Spanish
    • Pato arcoiris
  • English
    • Wood Duck
    • acorn duck
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    • WODU
  • Portuguese
    • Pato-carolino

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What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

February 28, 2015

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Square

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

tnewman

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

Pair seen on City Lake

Photos / Sounds

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

rehb

Date

February 28, 2015 10:30 AM CST

Description

Wood Duck in the creek in Watterworth Park.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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anudibranchmom

Date

February 27, 2015 09:15 AM PST

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What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

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dpom

Date

April 13, 2013 04:52 AM PDT

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Square

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

tonyg

Date

February 18, 2015

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Square

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

mikevanvalen

Date

May 1, 2014

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What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

sambiology

Date

June 21, 2014

Description

Observed with Elizabeth at Mineola Nature Preserve -- great place!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

jsoria

Date

February 21, 2015 02:33 PM PST

Description

At Franklyn Canyon Park.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

taogirl

Date

February 20, 2015

Description

I have never seen as many Wood Ducks as I saw today at the Fort Worth Botanical Gardens. They were in the stream and up in the trees.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

taogirl

Date

February 14, 2015

Description

one pair was swimming near the Gadwall pair; not very many water birds on this warm spring day

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

annikaml

Date

February 14, 2015 10:35 AM CST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Wood Duck or Carolina Duck (Aix sponsa) is a species of perching duck found in North America.

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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.