Posted by: Sandy Steinman | December 4, 2017

A 5000 Mile Off Course Duck

The San Francisco Chronicle reported on the sighting of a European Shelduck at Clear Lake in Northern California. What isn’t know is was this a bird that was 5000 off course as the bird is usually found  in the Wadden Sea on the coast of Germany and Ireland or is an escaped pet. Read story at  Clear Lake duck may have been 5,500 miles off course – SFGate


  1. Or a bird watcher with bad eyesight.


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