Ascension St. John Family Den is temporarily closed through December 1.   

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Maccoa Duck

Oxyura maccoa

These ducks are built for life in the water with legs set far back on their body to help in diving for preferred food items – aquatic plants and invertebrates. The position of their legs makes it nearly impossible for them to move around on land.


Found At

Robert J. LaFortune Wildlife Trek | Life in the Water

CONSERVATION STATUS

Vulnerable

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