Steller's Eider Identification

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The Four Keys to ID

  • Size & Shape

    A rather small, compact diving duck with a rather large head, a long, heavy bill, and a fairly long tail.

    Relative Size

    Larger than a Harlequin Duck, smaller than a Common Eider.

    Relative Sizecrow sizedcrow-sized
    • Both Sexes

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