Hooded Merganser (male) – 11/17/12

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 11/17/12

Observation Time: 4:45 p.m.

Observation Location: Gavins Pond

Common Name: Hooded Merganser (male)

Scientific Name: Lophodytes cucullatus

Comments: Hooded mergansers are small but striking diving ducks that migrate through Sharon on their way south for the winter.

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Hooded Merganser (male)

Hooded Merganser (male)