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Wood Duck

Aix sponsa


The female is brown, with a white ring around her eye. The male is brightly coloured, in feathers of green and chestnut, with beak and eyes blazing red.




Wood ducks nest in trees, and the ducklings have to jump down.

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Eugene, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Jun 30, 2020
Submitted on Jul 1, 2020

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