If it is a female shouldn't it be called a Queen Eider?
From: Jim Mead <[log in to unmask]>
To: VTBIRD <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Tue, Nov 14, 2017 12:33 pm
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Eider update
I’m here right now at the top of the Champlain Bridge with Henry Trombley, C. J. Frankiewicz and Ted Murin and we are in fact looking at a female King Eider!!!
Thanks for your posts Stacy.
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> On Nov 14, 2017, at 11:43 AM, Stacy Robinson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> The bird has drifted out near red buoy #56 but we believe it is a King Eider.
> Stacy Robinson
> Port Henry, NY
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