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 > > >