Interesting waterfowl in area

Cackling Goose (Branta hutchinsii) (2) – Reported Nov 12, 2015 08:50 by Ben Taylor – Norwood Millpond, Peterborough, Ontario – Map: http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&t=p&z=13&q=44.3876934,-77.978657&ll=44.3876934,-77.978657 – Checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S25805982 – Comments: “smaller, short necked geese mixed in with Canada Geese” Redhead (Aythya americana) (1) – Reported Nov 12, 2015 13:52 by Martin Parker – Read more…

With Great Lakes now largely frozen, overwintering ducks and grebes appear to be moving inland to find open water

Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) (1) – Reported Feb 20, 2015 15:21 by Luke Berg – Otonabee River b/w Peterborough and Lakefield, Peterborough, Ontario – Map: – Checklist: – Comments: “New arrival, but not unexpected, with the freezing up of many water bodies. Female just south of Lakefield.” Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps Read more…

Nice selection of ducks on Otonabee River

Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) (1) – Reported Jan 20, 2015 09:25 by Daniel Williams – Peterborough–Millennium Park, Peterborough, Ontario – Map: – Checklist: – Comments: “Male” Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus) (1) – Reported Jan 15, 2015 16:58 by Warren Dunlop – Peterborough–Monaghan boat ramp, Peterborough, Ontario – Map: – Checklist: – Read more…