Date: 11/17/20 8:52 pm From: Shawneen Finnegan <shawneenfinnegan...> Subject: [obol] Re: Tundra or Trumpeter? And a question
We spent Saturday combing through waterfowl at McFadden Marsh. With a minimum of 600 Tundras and 6-7 Trumpeters we had plenty to look through. One thing I looked at is the shape of the forehead feathering between the eyes (rounded vs pointed). Having illustrated an article long ago on these two species I was a bit surprised to see so many Tundras with was less then helpful. We saw multiple Tundras with rounded and “v” shaped foreheads.
Like others this looks like a Tundra to me for reasons already stated.