Duck, Australasian Shoveler
Wary, keeps wel away from shore. Prefers permanent, well vegetatedwetlands but will use most freshwater habitats. May be a breeding resident in permanent wetlands, nomadic elsewhere. Filter feeds mostly at night, swimming with billl or entire head submerged.
|Classifications:||Bird, water and shoreline|
|Family:||Anatidae (Ducks, Geese & Swans)|
|Information sources:||Photo taken at Kinchant Dam by Marlis Schoeb|