Ducks

On Curaçao different types of ducks occur, some of which are breeding birds. The best known and most common duck species is the so called Bahama or White-cheeked Pintail duck (Anas bahamensis). This light brown duck is fairly easy to recognize by the bright white bands below the beak and the contrasting bright red-orange markings on the bill itself. You might also encounter the Blue-winged Teal (Anas discors) and other less commonly seen species.         Such an […] Read more »