Redhead  ( Fuligule à tête rouge )      This species is of special interest to Timiskaming birders.    All sightings should be documented and reported.

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Aythya americana

Description:    Male and female Redhead
Photo Date:   May 15, 2009


Evanturel Twp.


Michael Werner

General Notes


Abundance: Rare Earliest observed:  

Typical spring arrival:

April 22

Typical fall arrival:

September 10
Breeding Status: Migrant Latest observed:  

Typical spring departure:

May 25

Typical fall departure:

October 31

Documented Observations



September 10, 2001. One taken by a hunter was photographed at Hilliardton Marsh by Serge Gendron.

April 22, 2002. One observed in Casey Township by Barry Kinch.

May 15, 2009. Three male and two female observed and photographed in Evanturel Twp. by Michael Werner