Length: 16-23 Weight: 1-3 lbs
Male has distinctive green sideburns and white forehead, with a black rump/tail. Female has a similar brown mask.
Summer resident into far northern Alaska and Canada. Winter resident in southern US, Mexico, and northern South America.
American Wigeons may also be referred to as Baldpate Ducks, owing to the white “bald” patch on their heads.
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