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Order: Anseriformes Family: Anatidae

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Common Name: Greylag Goose
Species: Anser anser
Record#: 4996
Location: Kelowna-Robert Lake, British Columbia, Canada
Date Sighted: 2017-10-15 #Seen: 1
User#: Harry C
View full size photo of Greylag Goose in Kelowna-Robert Lake, British Columbia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Swan
Record#: 4922
Location: San Francisco, California , USA
Date Sighted: 2017-05-13 #Seen: 1
User#: Francesca
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Common Name: Duck
Record#: 4925
Location: San Francisco , California , USA
Date Sighted: 2017-05-13 #Seen: 1
User#: Francesca
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Common Name: Duck
Record#: 4929
Location: San Leandro, California , USA
Date Sighted: 2017-05-13 #Seen: 1
User#: Francesca
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 4883
Date Sighted: 2017-04-13 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 4903
Date Sighted: 2017-04-02 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Merganser in Bedford Basin, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4904
Date Sighted: 2017-03-27 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford Basin, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 4853
Location: Winnipeg, MANITOBA, Canada
Date Sighted: 2017-02-21 #Seen: 1
User#: johninwpg
Site Description: FLYING WEST ALONG PARKER AVENUE TOWARDS WAVERLEY STREET
Comment : toward water retention pond 1/2 km west of Waverley; may have been raised there


 
Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 4845
Date Sighted: 2017-01-15 #Seen: 5
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Bedford Basin
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4849
Date Sighted: 2016-12-23 #Seen: 4
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description: Moirs Pond, here every winter
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 4789
Date Sighted: 2016-10-24 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Canada Goose in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description: On the local golf course.
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Common Name: Duck
Record#: 4558
Location: Marina Park , California, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-05-28 #Seen: 1
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 4549
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 4550
Date Sighted: 2016-05-20 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 4502
Date Sighted: 2016-03-14 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Shubie Park
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4500
Date Sighted: 2016-02-28 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Moirs Pond
Comment : Male and female.


 
Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 4501
Date Sighted: 2016-02-28 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4466
Date Sighted: 2016-02-21 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Moirs Pond
Comment : Male and female in the picture


 
Common Name: American Wigeon
Species: Anas americana
Record#: 4467
Date Sighted: 2016-02-21 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of American Wigeon in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Just off coastline of Dewolf Park


 
Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 4468
Date Sighted: 2016-02-21 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4470
Date Sighted: 2016-02-07 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Moirs Pond
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4463
Date Sighted: 2016-01-31 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Moirs Mills Pond
Comment : Male and female


 
Common Name: American Wigeon
Species: Anas americana
Record#: 4460
Date Sighted: 2016-01-24 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of American Wigeon in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin
Comment : Surprised to see them in the middle of winter here?


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 4456
Date Sighted: 2016-01-17 #Seen: 4
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 4457
Date Sighted: 2016-01-17 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 4449
Date Sighted: 2016-01-01 #Seen: 5
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Swan
Record#: 4568
Location: Palace Of Fine Art, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-10-08 #Seen: 1
User#: hung ivan
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 4218
Location: City Park, Colorado, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-07-21 #Seen: 2
User#: denverzoo
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 4174
Location: City Park, Colorado, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-06-09 #Seen: 20
User#: denverzoo
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4086
Date Sighted: 2015-04-12 #Seen: 6
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : saw them about 50m offshore


 
Common Name: American Wigeon
Species: Anas americana
Record#: 4089
Date Sighted: 2015-04-05 #Seen: 2
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve
Comment : Observed at retention pond by Scenic Horse Trail. Stayed approx. 1 week. A male & female


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 4080
Date Sighted: 2015-03-28 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford waterfront
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Common Name: Snow Geese
Species: Chen caerulescens
Record#: 4074
Location: Honeoye Lake, New York, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-03-23 #Seen: 1000
User#: honeoye
Site Description: Overhead. Several V shaped flocks
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4071
Date Sighted: 2015-03-22 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4062
Date Sighted: 2015-03-14 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 4040
Date Sighted: 2015-03-02 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 4042
Date Sighted: 2015-03-01 #Seen: 5
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 3980
Date Sighted: 2015-02-08 #Seen: 7
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 3974
Date Sighted: 2015-01-18 #Seen: 5
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 3975
Date Sighted: 2015-01-18 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 3972
Date Sighted: 2015-01-12 #Seen: 6
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 3973
Date Sighted: 2015-01-12 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 3923
Date Sighted: 2014-12-07 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 3823
Date Sighted: 2014-10-04 #Seen: 4
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Common Name: Snow Geese
Species: Chen caerulescens
Record#: 3790
Location: North Cooking Lake, Alberta, Canada
Date Sighted: 2014-09-03 #Seen: 50
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 3684
Date Sighted: 2014-06-07 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Harlequin Duck
Species: Histrionicus histrionicus
Record#: 3716
Date Sighted: 2014-04-21 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of  Harlequin Duck in Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Rocky coastline of Peggy's Cove.
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 3587
Date Sighted: 2014-03-31 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description:
Comment : Male and female


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 3385
Date Sighted: 2014-03-17 #Seen: 6
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 3372
Date Sighted: 2014-02-17 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Male and female


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 3369
Date Sighted: 2014-02-17 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : 2 females and 1 male


 
Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 3373
Date Sighted: 2014-02-03 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Moirs Mill Pond
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Common Name: American Black Duck
Species: Anas rubripes
Record#: 3371
Date Sighted: 2014-01-04 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of American Black Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : American Black Ducks have the more yellow beaks, the darker ones in the picture are female mallards


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 3130
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date Sighted: 2013-07-28 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Porter Airlines island airport
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 2997
Date Sighted: 2013-06-25 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description:
Comment : Family, every year there seems to be at least one there at the pond.


 
Common Name: Eider Duck
Record#: 2749
View full size photo of Eider Duck in Kejimkujik Seaside Adjunct, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: American Black Duck
Species: Anas rubripes
Record#: 2506
Location: Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Sighted: 2013-05-28 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of American Black Duck in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: First Lake.
Comment : Babies look to be a couple weeks old.


 
Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 2214
Location: Brookside, Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Sighted: 2013-05-20 #Seen: 3
Site Description: Hatchet Lake
Comment : 1 Female, 2 Male seen. They were here last year as well for about a month, next time I see them I will try for photos


 
Common Name: Wood Duck
Species: Aix sponsa
Record#: 2631
Date Sighted: 2013-05-14 #Seen: 3
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve - North side pasture area west pond across from Lake Dan
Comment : Active flying in that morning. No photo


 
Common Name: Eider Duck
Record#: 2104
Date Sighted: 2013-04-29 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Eider Duck in Cow Bay, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Silver Sands Beach Park.
Comment : This is a male breeding color pattern, back, face, and chest white, non breeding or more bownish. Saw a male and female.


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 2083
Date Sighted: 2013-04-15 #Seen: 2
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Waverly, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 2051
Date Sighted: 2013-04-06 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin, next to Dewolf Park
Comment : Not as abundent as they were a month ago, only saw 1 male today.


 
Common Name: Wood Duck
Species: Aix sponsa
Record#: 2053
Date Sighted: 2013-04-06 #Seen: 1
User#: Marge E
Site Description: male standing on submerged tree in pond near wood duck nesting box
Comment : First sighting this yr. Must be nesting female.


 
Common Name: Wood Duck
Species: Aix sponsa
Record#: 2183
Date Sighted: 2013-04-06 #Seen: 2
User#: bcpgopher
Site Description: Brooker Creek Preserve - Keller Treatment Plant pond
Comment : For data purposes.


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1857
Date Sighted: 2013-03-23 #Seen: 5
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Saw 4 females and 1 male off shore of DeWolf Park


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1855
Date Sighted: 2013-03-19 #Seen: 1
Site Description: Near Horseshoe Island Park
Comment : A single female spotted near the edge of the ice.


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1845
Date Sighted: 2013-03-17 #Seen: 2
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Coastline near DeWolf park
Comment : Male and female


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1844
Date Sighted: 2013-03-17 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin
Comment : Seems that a number of them have left the area, only saw 1 female today.


 
Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1805
Date Sighted: 2013-03-04 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Moir's Mill Pond
Comment : Male and female


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1809
Date Sighted: 2013-03-04 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Mute Swan
Species: Cygnus olor
Record#: 1775
Date Sighted: 2013-02-28 #Seen: 20
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Mute Swan in Lakeland, FL, USASite Description: Lake Morton in the city limits
Comment : Majority at 41 Lk Morton Dr. w/ others throughout the lake. Habituated by humans feeding them.


 
Common Name: Black Swan
Species: Cygnus atratus
Record#: 1776
Date Sighted: 2013-02-28 #Seen: 3
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Black Swan in Lakeland, FL, USASite Description: Lake Morton in the city limits
Comment : One on nest across from 41 Lk Morton Dr.


 
Common Name: Black-necked Swan
Species: Cygnus melancoryphus
Record#: 1777
Date Sighted: 2013-02-28 #Seen: 2
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Black-necked Swan in Lakeland, FL, USASite Description: Lake Morton in the city limits
Comment : Observed two different places in lake.


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1767
Date Sighted: 2013-02-26 #Seen: 6
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Looks like mating season as the males were vocal and doing other contortions


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1768
Date Sighted: 2013-02-26 #Seen: 8
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1757
Date Sighted: 2013-02-19 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Can just barely see the green black head color on the male's head of the photo, female head chocolate brown color.


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1723
Date Sighted: 2013-02-17 #Seen: 6
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin
Comment : I was wondering what brought these birds here for the winter, guess there's some fish wintering, hard to believe this bird can eat that big fish though


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1726
Date Sighted: 2013-02-17 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Couldn't resist another picture of it's spiked hair do, it was in fine form for this pic.


 
Common Name: American Black Duck
Species: Anas rubripes
Record#: 1657
Date Sighted: 2013-02-11 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of American Black Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1655
Date Sighted: 2013-02-05 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Ice waters of Bedford Basin
Comment : Seems like their numbers have grown over the last couple weeks.


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1654
Date Sighted: 2013-02-05 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin.
Comment : snapped this photo of a male and female next to each other


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1648
Date Sighted: 2013-01-28 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Northwest Arm, off Flemming Park shore
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1647
Date Sighted: 2013-01-21 #Seen: 9
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Moirs Mill pon next to Sobeys's
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Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1645
Date Sighted: 2013-01-20 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford waterfront near Dewolfe Park
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1646
Date Sighted: 2013-01-20 #Seen: 6
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford waterfront Moirs Pond
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1641
Date Sighted: 2013-01-14 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin, 40m offshore.
Comment : Female is rusty brown, male greenish black head and white neck, both have distict ruffled heads


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1642
Date Sighted: 2013-01-09 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin,
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Common Name: American Black Duck
Species: Anas rubripes
Record#: 1621
Location: Bayou Sauvage, Louisiana, USA
Date Sighted: 2013-01-01 #Seen: 2
User#: Holley.Ben
Site Description: Migration
Comment : Saw a pair in between some Molted ducks


 
Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 1622
Location: Bayou Sauvage, Louisiana, USA
Date Sighted: 2013-01-01 #Seen: 3
User#: Holley.Ben
Site Description: Migration
Comment : Saw three all female


 
Common Name: Blue-winged Teal
Species: Anas discors
Record#: 1629
Location: Bayou Sauvage, Louisiana, USA
Date Sighted: 2013-01-01 #Seen: 1
User#: Holley.Ben
Site Description: Migration
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Common Name: Northern Pintail
Species: Anas acuta
Record#: 1632
Location: Bayou Sauvage, Louisiana, USA
Date Sighted: 2013-01-01 #Seen: 4
User#: Holley.Ben
Site Description: MIgration
Comment : Unusual it was daytime feeding and active.


 
Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1771
Date Sighted: 2013-01-01 #Seen: 1
User#: TpaBayWS
Site Description: Handcart Road Solid Waste Facility Pond.
Comment : Single male COGO swimming w/ numerous HOME. Has been there several days. Not common for area.


 
Common Name: Green Winged Teal
Species: Anas carolinensis
Record#: 1597
Date Sighted: 2012-11-12 #Seen: 5
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Green Winged Teal in Kentville, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Miner's Marsh.
Comment : Hard to tell from the blurry photo but there is some green on the head. Odd this late in the year around here. It was a very warm day i nte valley today.


 
Common Name: Snow Geese
Species: Chen caerulescens
Record#: 1519
Location: Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada
Date Sighted: 2012-09-14 #Seen: 20
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1309
Location: Hackettstown, New Jersey, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-05-13 #Seen: 6
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Hackettstown, New Jersey, USASite Description: I took this picture along the Musconetcong River by Route 57.
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1238
Date Sighted: 2012-03-18 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Canada Goose in Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Near Hartlen Point golf course shoreline
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1230
Date Sighted: 2012-03-16 #Seen: 50
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description:
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1221
Date Sighted: 2012-03-12 #Seen: 2
Site Description: Industrial parking lot
Comment : S. Boyd, the picture would not upload


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1222
Date Sighted: 2012-03-12 #Seen: 2
Site Description: Industrial parking lot
Comment : S. Boyd


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1178
View full size photo of Canada Goose in Rainbow Haven Beach Park, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Grassy saltmarshes.
Comment : Large flock close together.


 
Common Name: Eider Duck
Record#: 1181
View full size photo of Eider Duck in Rainbow Haven, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Near Rainbow Haven Beach
Comment : White and black are male, brown are female, the third is a male winter plumage (eclipse plumage)


 
Common Name: American Black Duck
Species: Anas rubripes
Record#: 1170
Date Sighted: 2012-03-08 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of American Black Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Near Julie's/Heart Shaped Pond in Hemlock Ravine Park
Comment : Is the darker duck on the right, bill is olive green to yellow, head is slighty lighter color. Similar to female mallard on left, tan color, orange/black bill


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1172
Date Sighted: 2012-03-08 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Hemlock Ravine Park
Comment : Male has glossy green head


 
Common Name: Mute Swan
Species: Cygnus olor
Record#: 1138
Date Sighted: 2012-02-14 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mute Swan in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Mouth of Sackville river meeting Bedford Basin
Comment : Huge swan(maybe 140cm long). Non-native, usually espcaped from parks but some breed in N.A. I think this one lives here, seem to recall seeing it a couple years ago too. Orange bill and black face.


 
Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1130
Date Sighted: 2012-02-13 #Seen: 8
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Common Goldeneye in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Mouth of a river flowing into ocean. Bedford Basin
Comment : Shy birds, hard to get close. They dive a lot near shoreline. Bright oval white patch on side of face at base of bill distinguishes it as male.


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1124
Location: Redwood City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-02-09 #Seen: 100
User#: kevinxiao
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Common Name: Wood Duck
Species: Aix sponsa
Record#: 1127
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-02-09 #Seen: 1
User#: kevinxiao
View full size photo of Wood Duck in Union City, California, USASite Description:
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1115
Date Sighted: 2012-02-07 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin, just off shore at dewolf park
Comment : Head rusty brown with spiky feathers on top. Slaty gray mostly, belly and flanks white. Bill orange, white patch in wing visible in flight.


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1106
Location: Redwood City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-31 #Seen: 1
User#: kevinxiao
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Redwood City, California, USASite Description:
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1104
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-30 #Seen: 3
User#: kevinxiao
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1101
Date Sighted: 2012-01-29 #Seen: 50
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Tidal mudflats, low tide near dyke coastal trail.
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Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 1080
Date Sighted: 2012-01-17 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Bedford Basin, Dewold Park boardwalk. About 40 m off shore. They seemed to avoid the shore and a flock of ducks and seagulls nearby. Saw them here a couple weeks ago too.
Comment : Spiky crest on head visible in photo and long thin red bill, this male has a dark head, a white neck, a black back and white underparts. A greyish femail was nearby too.


 
Common Name: Common Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala clangula
Record#: 1746
Date Sighted: 2012-01-17 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1084
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-15 #Seen: 50
User#: kevinxiao
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Union City, California, USASite Description:
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1085
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-15 #Seen: 50
User#: kevinxiao
View full size photo of Canada Goose in Union City, California, USASite Description:
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Common Name: Greylag Goose
Species: Anser anser
Record#: 1088
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-15 #Seen: 10
User#: kevinxiao
View full size photo of Greylag Goose in Union City, California, USASite Description: A bunch of birds were gathered around a pool
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Common Name: American Black Duck
Species: Anas rubripes
Record#: 1090
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-15 #Seen: 20
User#: kevinxiao
View full size photo of American Black Duck in Union City, California, USASite Description: many different kinds of ducks,didn't know what kinds some of them were
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 1012
Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-05 #Seen: 8
User#: kevinxiao
Site Description: They were swimming in the water and walking around
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1009
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-04 #Seen: 20
User#: kevinxiao
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 1010
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-04 #Seen: 7
User#: kevinxiao
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 999
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2011-12-31 #Seen: 4
User#: kirby4706
View full size photo of Canada Goose in Union City, California, USASite Description:
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Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 946
Location: Union City Park, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2011-12-25 #Seen: 10
View full size photo of Canada Goose in Union City Park, California, USASite Description: They were flying in a V pattern through the sky in a local park
Comment : All the birds were too far away for us to get a good look,but my sister identified them as Canada Geese


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 992
Date Sighted: 2011-12-12 #Seen: 20
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Shubie park, woods and lakes/wetlands, people feed them year round.
Comment : Male bird has bright iridescent green head, female is light brown with head lighter than body color and orange bill.


 
Common Name: Eider Duck
Record#: 908
Date Sighted: 2011-11-20 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Eider Duck in Herring Cove, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Off the coast of Herring Cove Park
Comment : A few large flocks, about 1-200 total. The male has black and white plumage and green nape, the females are brown.


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 905
Date Sighted: 2011-11-16 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Just outside Shubenacadie wildlife park, farmlands. Sunny day.
Comment : Saw 100-200, large flocks


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 904
Date Sighted: 2011-11-14 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Cole Harbour Heritage Park area, coastline salt marshes
Comment : Saw several dozen of them flying overhead.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 899
Location: North Cooking Lake, Alberta, Canada
Date Sighted: 2011-11-05 #Seen: 6
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Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 501
Date Sighted: 2011-05-22 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
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Comment : Mother and 3 ducklings in a pond at Indian Lake Golf course.


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 461
Date Sighted: 2011-04-03 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Canada Goose in Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Rocky coastline, patches of grass
Comment : Next to Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, seemed skiddish when we approached within 15 meters.


 
Common Name: Eider Duck
Record#: 458
Date Sighted: 2011-03-20 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Eider Duck in Herring Cove, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: On the coastline of rocky shore bny Herring Cove Provincial Park, stayed close to shore in turbulent region.
Comment : Males in photo are the bright white along back, wings, breast and black stripes on head, females are brown and black striped


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 459
Date Sighted: 2011-03-06 #Seen: 50
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Waverly, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Shubenacadie canal park, wooded trails, lakes
Comment : 2 male mallards, the other 2 are likely American Black Ducks' as the bills are yellowish not orange.


 
Common Name: American Black Duck
Species: Anas rubripes
Record#: 993
Date Sighted: 2011-03-06 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of American Black Duck in Waverly, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : 2 male mallards along 2 male black ducks. Very similar to female mallard but greenish-yellow bill rather than orange bills, darker brown than lighter brown mallard.


 
Species: Mergus serrator
Record#: 431
Date Sighted: 2011-01-30 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Red-breasted Merganser in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Just off the shore of Point Pleasant Park, seemed to be shy birds or were afraid of all the other gulls and ducks, they stayed farther off shore.
Comment : You can just barely make out the ruffled head feathers in the photo. Black head and back, breast pale cinnamon-brown, make them males.


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 408
Date Sighted: 2010-10-17 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Shubie Park canal sytem and lakes, surrounded by forests
Comment : Male birds have a bright green head with white ring around neck, while the female's is light brown. Both the female and male have distinct purple speculum and orange legs.


 
Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 372
Date Sighted: 2010-09-15 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: On the Halifax Arm, small sheltered inlet surrounded by residential area
Comment : Quite small, looked like they were only 1ft long, was able to get within 20ft of them on a kayak.


 
Common Name: Mallard Duck
Species: Anas platyrhynchos
Record#: 229
Date Sighted: 2010-05-04 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mallard Duck in Windsor Junction, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Small pond on wooded area
Comment : Green head male, grey female, orange yellow bill with black mark


 
Common Name: Blue-winged Teal
Species: Anas discors
Record#: 221
Date Sighted: 2010-04-26 #Seen: 3
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Blue-winged Teal in Sackville, New Brunswick, CanadaSite Description: Sackville Waterfowl park marshlands
Comment : Hint of blue in the wing. The black head with white crescent and tan body with brown spots is indicative too. Looked small, maybe not an adult?


 
Species: Dendrocygna autumnalis
Record#: 589
View full size photo of Black-bellied Whistling-Duck in Montecristo River Lodge, Rio San Juan, NicaraguaSite Description:
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Common Name: Common Merganser
Species: Mergus merganser
Record#: 136
Date Sighted: 2009-08-05 #Seen: 10
User#: maphazard
View full size photo of Common Merganser in East Dalhousie, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: freshwater lake
Comment : frequent sightings over 2-3 days of this family of 11-12


 
Common Name: Eider Duck
Record#: 84
Date Sighted: 2009-05-10 #Seen: 50
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Eider Duck in Herring Cove, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: just off the coast 100m
Comment : There always appears to be a large flock every year in this location off the hike at Herring Cove.


 
Common Name: Canada Goose
Species: Branta canadensis
Record#: 2012
Date Sighted: 2009-05-06 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
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Comment : This morning, saw a mated pair of canada geese walking with 7 little chicks across 6-7 lanes of traffic on a bridge in st. louis park. i doubt if the chicks will survive crossing all the lanes.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 1988
Date Sighted: 2008-07-06 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
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Comment : Saw a trumpeter swan circle a few times in the evening. the evening sunset and still air and sense of calm and solitude was memorable.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 1928
Date Sighted: 2007-01-29 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
Site Description:
Comment : While drving south on highway 10, saw several large white trumpeter swans to our left in a farmers field.


 
Common Name: Barrows Goldeneye
Species: Bucephala islandica
Record#: 1923
Date Sighted: 2004-03-28 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
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Comment : Saw barrows goldeneye on slough creek or lamar river in yellowstone national park.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 1927
Site Description:
Comment : Thought to be extinct in the year 1900, until a small group were located in the red rock lakes area in the centennial valley. the trumpeter swan is the largest water fowl in north america with a wingspan of up to 8 feet.