December 16, 2016

Redheads.

Redheads at Erieau before the artic blast. Dec 2016.

Aythya americana
In winter much of the Redhead population forms huge flocks in two Gulf of Mexico bays that share a name, the Laguna Madre of Texas and Laguna Madre of Mexico. Flocks numbering up to 60,000 can occur, feeding on seagrass in the bays.

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