- Small waterbird.
- Small head and bill.
- Bill short and thin.
- White cheek in winter.
- Reddish neck, black cheek, and yellow tuft behind eye in summer.
Immature DescriptionImmature like winter adult.
Relative Sizebetween robin and crow
- Both Sexes
- Length: 12.2-15.0 in (31-38 cm)
- Weight: 10.6-20.1 oz (300-570 g)
- Wingspan: 21.6-25.2 in (55-64 cm)