Shoveler (Northern Shoveler) Anas clypeata

Shoveler drake
Northern Shoveler
The Shoveler drake in spring wardrobe with amazing shovel beak
Shoveler female
Shoveler duck
The Shoveler duck and her amazing beak
Can this really be the same plumage?
Shoveler in flight
Female Shoveler in flight
In flight she shows her green wing speculum.
Female Shoveler
Shovelers male and female
Shoveler pair
Way out on the lake, first there were two shovelers, then "only one", higher in the water, then two again . . .
Distinctive at a distance
Juvenile male with yellow eyes but not yet a black beak
Bottoms up!