Monday, January 11, 2016

TUFTED DUCK in Richmond, Jan 11th-March 3rd

At 1pm on Jan 11th, Paul Clapham found an adult male Tufted Duck in the South West inner pond at Iona Regional Park in Richmond. The bird was with 100 Lesser Scaups and Ring-necked ducks.  He was observed roosting on the island in the North West inner pond and also swimming in the NE  and SE inner ponds.

To get the gate code to access the inner ponds, please contact Jude Grass at

The park is located at 945 Ferguson Rd in Richmond and is open from 8 am until 5pm daily.

The bird has not been relocated since March 3rd.

Above Photos by : Gregg Thompson

1 comment:

  1. We have just see the rare Siberian Accenter bird in out backyard and we did get some great pictures. Sunday January 24, 2016 at 14:20 hrs. Fraser Heights Surrey BC Canada. Trevor Enchelmaier