Eurasian Wigeon

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Eurasian Wigeon: for more photos, see Sitka Nature Photo Gallery for Mareca penelope
Locale   Sp     Su     F     W     Br  
SE Alaska (edit) R VR VR VR -
Yakutat (edit)  ? - VR VR -
Skagway (edit) + + - - -
Haines (edit) R - + - -
Glacier Bay (edit) R + VR VR -
Juneau (edit) R VR VR VR -
Sitka (edit) R + VR VR -
Stikine (edit)
S Outer Islands (edit)
Ketchikan (edit) VR - - VR -
Offshore (edit)
Eurasian Wigeon (Mareca penelope): A regular but rare migrant, with most observations of only one or two birds. Rare in Spring. Casual in summer, a Very Rare to Rare in Fall and Winter, with reports from somewhere in the region most recent years.
  • Update SE F + W to Rare?
  • Update KTN F to + or VR?
  • Increasing in frequency over the past 20 years or so?

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