Freckled duck males assume a red base to the bill during their breeding season. Here is a very good example of this. Freckled ducks frequently breed when conditions are adequate. While we do not have seasonal flooding here in Louisiana, periods of steady rains often precede freckled duck nesting. With our weather as of late, I fully suspect a nest or two in the coming weeks.
We are extremely proud of our first ever nest, and subsequent hatch, of common eider at Pi
Join us on our underwater live stream camera to watch our brood of 5 common goldeneye, und
Talk about an unexpected twist! Unbeknownst to anyone but the birds, a cotton pygmy goose,
Nest parasitism is often seen in waterfowl, particularly in a captive setting. In this vid