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Male Common Goldeneye

In my last post I showed the female common goldeneye, which is a “near twin” to the female Barrow’s goldeneye (Bucephata islandica). So while I wait for the tree leaves, grasses, wildflowers and other spring flora and fungi to belatedly … Continue reading

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Female Common Goldeneye

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As I have mentioned before,  many female ducks are a dull, mottled brown color and difficult to tell apart, at least on first glance. Then there are the ducks, such as the Barrow’s and common goldeneyes, where the two species … Continue reading

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