On March 30 John Hunter and I looked for the Falcated Ducks that were
reported at the Elk River WL area (Humboldt Co.) on March 28. We were
unsuccessful. I spoke to Mel McKinney, who reported them. Although not an
avid birder, he's a long-time (retired) waterfowl hunter and his details of
one female and one male Falcated Duck sounded credible to me. He didn't see
any bands on the birds.
In a message dated 4/4/02 4:57:03 PM Pacific Standard Time, scre@...
<< Any recent sightings of the Falcated Duck at Honey Lake or the Northern
Shrike there? What about the possible Falcated Ducks in Eureka? Thanks.
David Vander Pluym