The people, places and wildlife of Siargao Island, Philippines

Tag: wandering whistling duck

The Philippine duck (Anas luzonica) on Siargao island.

Siargao Rice Field Ducks in Late August

With some recent August rains the rice field ponds here on Siargao are again hosting a great number of Philippine and Wandering Whistling Ducks.

August 31, 2017

A purple heron with some egrets

Herons and egrets this morning in del Pilar

Though time only permitted a quick birding hike this morning, I was able to spy a purple heron and some pond herons amongst the egrets in the rice fields of del Pilar here on Siargao Island.

June 1, 2017