Mystery Duck

by Debbie Meredith
(Ellijay, Ga)

Duck on the Cartecay River in north georgia, has white ring around neck of black body, then a mate with dark bland color and a huge crest on the head.. thank you debbie

p.s. I will try to get a photo but they are shy.

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Apr 02, 2012
Mystery Ducks are Hooded Mergansers
by: Debbie

I did finally find out what the Mystery Ducks were Hooded Mergansers, we have a group of them that fish in front of the house here-so pretty.
On the Cartecay River, Ellijay, Ga

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