Part 1: half (Common X Barrow's hybrid)
Part 2: something different (Harlequin Duck)
Part 3: that's a goose (Ross's Goose)
I give you Part 4: a freaky deaky duck (Leucistic Common Goldeneye)
Still hunting for that Barrow's Goldeneye on my work checklist. Here's the latest thing I've seen, that's interesting, but decidedly not a Barrow's:
A very cool bird! But not 100% exactly what I was looking for... One of these days I tell you, one of these days...
If you're looking for more reading, here's a cool news article - brought to my attention by my one and only Dad:
life/Magic+uncovered+ Vancouver+tidal+flats+ shorebird+populations/6116041/ story.html
I wonder how that relates to the shorebird mecca of James Bay in Ontario ?