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Green-winged Teal

Lately I haven’t had a chance to do any hiking to take pictures of wildlife, so the following photo comes  from a previous outing in early December at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge. 30 more words


Gilbert Riparian Winter

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Black-crowned Night Heron

Green Heron

Last weekend I met some birding friends at The Riparian Preserve At Water Ranch in Gilbert, a Phoenix suburb. 252 more words


24th January 2016 Sightings


Amble Marshes; 1 male Green-winged Teal.

Coronation Park; 3 Herring Gull, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Blackcap, 1 Nuthatch, 2 Blackbird, 2 Robin, 1 Dunnock, 2 Chaffinch, 6 Goldfinch. 12 more words

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Green-winged Teal

Why does this duck tip forward in the water?

This smallest dabbling duck of North America, tips forward to glean aquatic insects and plants from the bottom of shallow ponds. 11 more words


23rd January 2016 Sightings


Amble Marshes; 1 male Green-winged Teal, 1 Spoonbill.

Coronation Park; 1 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Blackbird, 1 Robin.

Wadebridge area; 2 Goosander, 1 ringed Mediterranean Gull. 14 more words

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22nd January 2016 Sightings


Amble Marshes; 1 male Green-winged Teal, 1 Spoonbill, 8 Pintail, 1 Peregrine, 2 Tufted Duck, 4 Little Egret, 2 Water Rail, 2 Chiffchaff, 6 Little Grebe, 100+ Black-tailed Godwit, 100+ Curlew, 60+ Canada Geese, 7 Gadwall, 1 Buzzard, 3 Redshank, plus Shoveler, Teal and Wigeon. 9 more words

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