Category Archives: waterbirds

Ring-Necked Duck, ( Aythya Collaris)

Identifying Them: These ducks are easily identified by the white ring and black tip around their beak. Ring-Necked Ducks are also recognized by their slightly lighter in color, ring around their neck (hence the name “Ring-Necked Duck”) ┬áthat isn’t always … Continue reading

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Western Grebes, The Largest Grebes in North America

A few minutes after hatching, juveniles will climb onto the backs of their parent’s to be carried across the water… Identifying Them: Western Grebes are medium-sized birds with black heads, grey wings, and white necks. Females and Males look about … Continue reading

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