Thursday, January 18, 2018

January 18, 2018

Location: Vero Beach, Vero Beach Wetlands

We are female Northern Shovelers
Named because our bills are shaped like shovels.
Our boyfriends all have bright green heads,
But our plumage is more subtle.

Sources: Cornell Lab - Northern Shoveler

Photo and text © 2017 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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