Understanding Athyas and so much more!

Sunday, February 2nd (10am- 2pm)
(Common Ground Co-working, 30 Harvey Rd,St.John's)

Eastern Newfoundland is host to large variety of Ducks in winter. This workshop is meant to focus on separating the look- alike species. Some of the areas of focus include;

Athya Duck ID- Lesser and Greater Scaup, Ring-necked, Tufted, Redhead and Canvasback

  • Wigeon identification- Eurasian vs American (especially females and imm males)

  • Eider Identification- overview of Eider subspecies found in Eastern Newfoundland

  • Goldeneye Identification- Common vs Barrows

  • Also included is a review of all species of ducks commonly (and some not so commonly) found in Newfoundland.

  • Bonus Loon Identification! They aren't ducks, but Loons deserve some love too!

** Note if you can't easily age, sex and identify to species the duck in the workshop 
photo- this workshop is for you!



Duck Identification