Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Wood Duck

Aix sponsa


The male is shown in the first three, and the female in the last photo. All the ducks, like many of the other birds, are wild and just enjoy visiting the park on their own.


Visiting the freshwater lagoon at Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson 5 years ago

We are supposed to have these out west, but I have not yet spotted them...I like the pose this one struck for you. Good shot!

Desmond.E.S.O 5 years ago

I love the colors on these guys!

Spotted by

Florida, USA

Spotted on Dec 26, 2014
Submitted on Dec 31, 2014

Related Spottings

Mandarin Duck Wood duck Wood duck Wood Ducks

Nearby Spottings

Carolina Wren Hippopotamus Flamingo Barred Owl
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors