American widgeon


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Noun1.American widgeon - a widgeon the male of which has a white crownAmerican widgeon - a widgeon the male of which has a white crown
Anas penelope, widgeon, wigeon - freshwater duck of Eurasia and northern Africa related to mallards and teals
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The number of black ducks dipped slightly, from 466,000 to 444,000, but American widgeon saw the largest decline in the Eastern survey area.
Other vulnerable birds include the endangered red knots and piping plovers that winter in coastal Florida, as well as the green-winged teal, the American widgeon and other dabbling ducks, loons, white-fronted geese, sandpipers, turnstones, and dowitchers.
The earliest migrants include American widgeon, gadwall and green-winged teal.
Waterfowl are also featured including the American widgeon, black ducks, blue-winged teal, cinnamon teal, green-winged teal, gadwall, mallard, pintail, shoveler, wood duck, canvasback, greater scaup, lesser scaup, redhead, Canadian geese, and the snow goose.

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