Waterfowl Identification

Waterfowl Gallery (offsite External Website)- Provides a picture and sound of common North American waterfowl, as well as breeding, migratory, and winter habitat requirements, and population status. A Ducks Unlimited, Inc. site.

 

Patuxent Bird Identification Infocenter (offsite External Website)- This site provides identification tips, photos, songs, similar species comparisons, life history, taxonomy, and range maps of North American birds, including waterfowl. Site created and maintained by the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, U.S. FWS.

 

 



FWC Facts:
While most reptiles have three-chambered hearts, the heart of alligators, and all crocodilians, has 4 chambers – a trait shared with mammals and birds.

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