Ring-necked Duck

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Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris)

Origin: North America
Sighted at: Texas Farmer’s Market at Mueller, Austin, TX

Let’s start off the New Year with a some frosty friends! I spotted these ducks at the farmer’s market on a chilly, chilly morning here in Austin. We’ve had an especially cold time of it as the year turned. We even had snow on New Year’s Eve!