Habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, migration, and conservation status of this bird. Includes range map, photos, and songs and calls. (From Audubon Field Guide)
Geographic range, habitat, physical description, reproduction, behavior, food habits, conservation status. Includes sound files. (From Animal Diversity Web)
Description, range, habitat, songs and calls, identification tips, and behavior. Includes photos, illustration with field marks, and range map. (From WhatBird.com)
Photo of Male Gadwall in Flight
From Mike Danzenbaker's Bird Photography
By Bonnie Shulman [CC ND 2.0]
(Image credit: USGS)
Range in New England
In New England, the Gadwall breeds in northwestern Vermont (Champlain Valley) and in marshes along the coasts of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.
This duck is seen in migration throughout New England. In the winter, it can be found along the coasts of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.
Winter Map from eBird
Sightings of the Gadwall Nov-Mar (1900-present)
Christmas Bird Count Map
Historical CBC Map from USGS