|Common Name:||Scoter, Surf|
|Scientific Name:||Meleanitta perspicillata|
|Area:||San Luis Obispo Bay, California|
|Date:||February 15, 2012|
The upper photo is an adult male, the lower photo is a 1st year winter juvenile female.
Coquille River - Bullards Beach State Park, Oregon - - - October 17, 2011
|Reference:||Kaufman Field Guide to Birds of America by Kaufman / The Sibley Guide to Birds by Sibley||