blue-winged teal drake

The blue-winged teal is one of several dabbling ducks that winter in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.
Blue-winged teal prefer small bodies of water, especially ponds, coves, and secluded creeks. Like other dabblers, this duck is sometimes found together with its relatives, including the similar sized green-winged teal.

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