Tag Archives: Long-tailed Duck

Canvasback (male) in flight above the West Fairview boat launch. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

Ducks in the City

The majority of waterways in Pennsylvania are frozen up tight, as are most of the northeastern states, aside from a few small pockets here and there. Luckily for birders, one stretch of open…

Long-tailed Duck (Photo by Josh Engel)
Adult male White-winged Scoter (Photo by Nathan Goldberg)
Red-breasted Mergansers like this male are common at the inlet (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Female Long-tailed Duck (Photo by Nathan Goldberg)
American Robin - Tim Schreckengost
The continuing odd couple - immature male Harlequin Duck and female Long-tailed Duck. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Long-tailed Duck
Long-tailed Ducks