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Drakes have brick-red heads and neck, orange eye, black bill. The lower neck has a black bib that extends down the front of the breast. The longer black bill causes the Canvasback to have a much different frontal profile than similar ducks. lower body is gray to white.


Marshes, lakes, bays and estuaries

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Illinois, USA

Spotted on Mar 17, 2015
Submitted on Mar 31, 2015

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