Common Goldeneye - Sparky Stensaas
Common Goldeneyes are one of the few ducks that relishes winter in the North. They stay around all winter if there is sufficient open water. This female only needed a sliver in the St. Louis River estuary. [March 2; St. Louis River, Riverside, Duluth, Minnesota]

Common Goldeneyes are one of the few ducks that relishes winter in the North. They stay around all winter if there is sufficient open water. This female only needed a sliver in the St. Louis River estuary. [March 2; St. Louis River, Riverside, Duluth, Minnesota]

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