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Whale Watching and LeConte Glacier Tours based out of Petersburg Alaska

Winter duck


November 23, 2017

Photo courtesy of John Havrilek

Longtail ducks are common along the entire Alaska coastline and are abundant in the high Arctic. They forage for mollusks, crustaceans, insects, small fish and plant life. They can dive up to 200-ft. but mostly feed within 30-ft. of the surface.

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