American Wigeon (Anas americana)

A scarce North American vagrant. Similar in size to their European counterpart, drakes have very distinctive head markings. Females and juveniles can be tricky to separate but have much more grey on the head and neck.

American Wigeon male QE Park 28 2 08 IMG 4284

American Wigeon male QE Park 28 2 08 IMG 4284



American Wigeon male and female Van dusen 27 2 08 IMG 4195

American Wigeon male and female Van dusen 27 2 08 IMG 4195



American Wigeon male 28 2 08 Reifel img 46607

American Wigeon male 28 2 08 Reifel img  46607



American Wigeon female QE Park 28 2 08 IMG 4302

American Wigeon female QE Park 28 2 08 IMG 4302



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