March 23, 2018

Redhead.

Another of the ducks in a flooded field just outside of Rondeau Provincial Park.

Aythya americana
Courting male Redheads perform a gymnastic “head throw” display, bending nearly in half with the neck bent far over the back until the head touches the tail. The bird then snaps its neck forward while giving a loud, catlike mee-ow call.
source - https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Redhead/

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