Hello all,

The Eurasian Wigeon drake is still here. It is with 134 American Wigeon. 
** I would not recommend coming out here during the weekend, as it is Youth  Whitetail Deer Hunting Season- both days. Today would be a good time, if you can try for it. Otherwise, I would highly suggest waiting until Monday. 

Good luck if you can try for it.

Enjoy Birds,

Jim Mead

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> On Nov 5, 2015, at 12:22 PM, Jim Osborn <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I found a Drake Eurasian Wigeon this morning in Long Marsh Bay (Access #7 - unmarked) at Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge. The bird was in fairly high breeding plumage. It had a nicely-colored "rufous " head, a "buffy" crown stripe, black rump, light gray flanks and back, a "bright white" wing patch, and a green speculum. It was in the company of 67 American Wigeon, 11 Northern Pintails, and a pair of Ring-necked Ducks. Wear some "orange" if you go out there as Duck Hunting season is underway.