Duck like bird. What is it?

by Rick
(Parry Sound, ON, Canada)


I came across a couple of duck like birds, mostly black in color with a yellow ring around the eyes. Can't seem to find them anywhere online. This was in Northern Ontario (Parry Sound, ON)

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Aug 24, 2016
2-3 Black bellied Whistling Ducks NEW
by: Jim/Rebecca Lane

The ducks have been at our yard for 2-3 weeks.

Nov 28, 2014
Wood Duck NEW
by: Ivan

I believe the birds are female Wood Ducks. The one in front appears to be immature or molting.

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