1. Duck

Duck

Duck

Ducks are large birds with thick, waterproof feathers. They are quick to use deep water as protection from cats and are quick to give alarm calls.

Common Name Scientifict Name Other Name(s)
Common Loon Gavia immer Great Northern Diver
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Wild Duck
Canvasback Aythya valisineria
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Slavonian Grebe, Devil-diver, Hell-diver, Pink-Eyed Diver, Water Witch
Wood Duck Aix sponsa Carolina Duck
Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata Red-throated Diver
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Shoveler
Gadwall Anas strepera
American Wigeon Anas americana American Widgeon, Baldplate
Redhead Aythya americana
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus Mergus cucullatus
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
American Black Duck Anas rubripes