Just another ordinary duck on water, beautiful site in flight!

The Blue Winged Teal is a wondrous animal that is certainly one of a kind. With its magnificient blue color revealed on its wings during flight and its swift movements and agility, it is no wonder why this dabbling duck takes your breath away!

Photograph courtesy of Jerry Kirkhart

It is the second most popular bird behind the mallard and is a great bird to hunt for.

Take a look at this video from Ducks Unlimited about the wonder that this duck holds for all duck hunters around.

Fly By: The Blue-winged Teal 


Photograph above taken by Jerry Kirkhart. 

Click here to see how the Blue Winged Teal is classified


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