From Natural History of Southeast Alaska
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Found on lakes, rivers, and in estuaries or along ocean shorelines (though stays with open water in the winter).
- Note on feral birds? Present in Sitka, but not sure about elsewhere - do they make up the bulk of the summer birds?
SEAK QBR Mentions:
- W2012-13: Large concentrations included 1,500 at Neka Bay 7 December and 2,500 at the Mendenhall Wetlands 15 December.
- F2017: High counts of waterfowl at Gustavus 9 October 2017 included 1300 Mallards
- W2017-18: 1700 tallied on the Gustavus CBC 16 December was nearly 400 more than the previous high for that location.
- Glacier Bay/Mallard: Mallards are the most common puddle duck throughout the year. (edit)
- Haines/Mallard: (edit)
- Juneau/Mallard: (edit)
- Ketchikan/Mallard: (edit)
- Sitka/Mallard: Common in migration and through the winter. Fairly Common in summer in recent years (especially on Swan Lake), but may have been Uncommon previously. Best seen in summer at Swan Lake (where nesting occurs annually), also at Starrigavan and Totem Park. Resident population, especially at Swan Lake, probably includes descendants of released domestic birds. (edit)
- Skagway/Mallard: (edit)
- Yakutat/Mallard: (edit)
- All About Birds Page for Mallard
- Search Arctos Database for Mallard (Southeast only)
- Search Arctos Database for Mallard (entire database)
- Encyclopedia of Life search for Anas platyrhynchos
- iNaturalist Observations for Anas platyrhynchos in Southeast Alaska