Date: 4/17/17 2:34 pm
From: Nate Dias (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...>
Subject: Re: ID help for duck at Symphony Lake in Cary
They only have semi-two-toned heads - but: Fulvous Whistling-Duck?

Nathan Dias - Charleston, SC

On Monday, April 17, 2017, Pam Diamond <carolinabirds...> wrote:

> I walked Symphony Lake in Cary today and saw, in addition to plenty of
> mallards, canada geese, cormorants and herons, a lone brown duck. It was
> off by itself. It was brown but more of a coppery, vibrant brown, not a
> dull brown. The beak was dark and it's head was two-toned, darker on the
> upper part of it's head. It is on the smaller side, smaller than the
> mallards. I did not see it dive.
> Any ideas?
> Pam Diamond, Cary NC

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