Ruddy Duck  ( Érismature rousse )

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Oxyura jamaicensis

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General Notes

 

Abundance: Occasional Earliest observed date:  

Typical arrival date:

May 15
Breeding Status: Breeding Latest observed date:  

Typical departure date:

October 23

Documented Observations

 

 

August 12, 1991. One observed at the New Liskeard sewage lagoons. Observation details on file with the Natural Heritage Information Centre in Peterborough.

October 23, 2005. One observed and photographed on Round Lake by Serge Gendron.

May 15, 2008. One adult male observed at the Englehart lagoons by Michael Werner.

May 29, 2008. A male observed at Hilliardton Marsh by Barry Kinch, Stacey Cote and Jim Jones.

 

Banding Results

Year

MNR
Air Boat

Hilliardton
Marsh

Mountain
Chutes

Year
Total

2002 13     13
2003 1     1
2004 6     6
2005 4     4
2006 2     2