Baking: American Wigeon

 

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Anas americana

Length: 16-23 Weight: 1-3 lbs

Identification:

Male has distinctive green sideburns and white forehead, with a black rump/tail. Female has a similar brown mask.

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Distribution: 

Summer resident into far northern Alaska and Canada. Winter resident in southern US, Mexico, and northern South America.

Cool Facts:

American Wigeons may also be referred to as Baldpate Ducks, owing to the white “bald” patch on their heads.

Make your own bird cookies!

Cookie recipe

Homemade cookie cutter guide

References:

All About Birds

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