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Ruddy Duck - (Oxyura jamaicensis) 

Identification

  • Large white chest 
  • Male: rust colored, blue bill, black cap
  • Female and winter male: grey
  • 15" (39 cm)

Habitat

  • Ponds, lakes

Additional Information

  • Very rare KVR migrant

Female Ruddy Duck on water

Pair of Ruddy Ducks on water

Kickapoo Valley Reserve | S3661 State Highway 131 | La Farge, Wisconsin 54639 
Phone: 608-625-2960 | FAX: 608-625-2962
kickapoo.reserve@krm.state.wi.us

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