Cinnamon Teal Duck

Within the United States, the Cinnamon Teal Duck is strictly a western duck. This was a first sighting for me, although the migration map of the cinnamon teal shows that I live in a common breeding area. I guess I haven't been looking in the right places. It has a fairly large bill which has …

A New (to me) Duck

I have to thank a very nice couple who pointed out the Northern Pintail Ducks to me. This duck pair were swimming among some reeds in a small area and would never have seen them if they hadn't been pointed out to me. The lighting was difficult because they were in an out of shadows …