Duck Sound Recordings Manassas VA

Local resource for duck sound recordings in Manassas, VA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to duck sound recordings, duck song recordings, and duck bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting ducks, duck feeders, duck types, and duck descriptions.

KMA Junction
(703) 257-9860
9786 Center St.
Manassas, VA
 
HobbyTown USA
(703) 369-5990
11750 Sudley Manor Drive
Manassas, VA
 
Rip Track
(703) 590-6901
2885 PS Business Center
Woodbridge, VA
 
Hobby Works Fairfax
(703) 426-8600
9650-42 Main Street
Fairfax, VA
 
Trains Etc.
(703) 550-1779
8245-A Blacklick Road
Newington, VA
 
Olde Towne Hobby Shoppe
(703) 369-1197
9105 Center Street
Manassas, VA
 
Hobby Hangar Speedway
(703) 631-8820
14014-D Sullyfield Circle
Chantilly, VA
 
HobbyTown USA
(703) 590-9890
12480 Dillingham Square
Lake Ridge, VA
 
Granddad's Hobby Shop
(703) 426-0700
5260-A Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA
 
Trains Etc. Inc
(703) 550-1779
8245 A Backlick Roadd
Lorton, VA
 

Ring-necked Duck

Ring-necked Duck

Aythya collaris L 17" (43 cm)

Photo by Maslowski Wildlife Productions.

Listen to a ring-necked duck.

Male ring-necked ducks are have a distinctive white bar that separates the black chest from the white sides. The head and back are blackish. Females are brown with a small white line going back from the eye. Both have a diagnostic blue bill with a bright white band near the black tip and a high, peaked head. Ring-necked ducks are freshwater birds, gathering in flocks in migration and wintering in lakes, ponds, swamps, and smaller rivers. They favor shallower water and more heavily vegetated sites than most diving ducks. They sometimes flock with scaup and other diving ducks. They feed by actively diving for plant seeds and mollusks, although vegetable matter makes up the bulk of their yearly diet. Although silent throughout much of the year, the males give a quiet whistling sound on the breeding grounds. Ring-neckeds breed across most of Canada and in parts of the western United States.

This sound file requires RealPlayer . Bird song courtesy of Lang Elliott, NatureSound Studio . ...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

Copyright2010 Bird Watcher's Digest

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