From the "Nunn Guy"'s Album: Identification Fun!

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Hooded Merganser
Hooded Merganser
4 comments
  • Caleb Alons
    Caleb Alons Immediate impression is that this bird is a female merganser species. The long, thin bill combined with the flat body shape and "rounded" appearance because the tail feathers are down. I think it's HOME, since it shows a slight hint of the...  more
  • From the  "Nunn Guy"
    From the "Nunn Guy" "It's a Hooded. Any brown merganser with yellow on its bill = Hooded."
    Jun 15
  • From the  "Nunn Guy"
    From the "Nunn Guy" "This is a Hooded. I’m not sure if it’s a female or a young male though."
    Jun 15
  • From the  "Nunn Guy"
    From the "Nunn Guy" Tony L. passed along this nugget of detail ... https://cobirds.org/Publications/ColoradoBirds/InTheScope/82.pdf
    Jun 15