Laguna Atascosa has many wonderful rare and endangered species, but did you know that a driving force behind the creation of LANWR was the Red Head Duck?
Click on the arrow to see the first in a series of videos featuring our wonderful wildlife, part of our year-long celebration!
Fun fact: Females have been known to lay their eggs in nests of other ducks (like Canvasback and Ruddy Duck) and even in the nests of the Northern Harrier!
Learn more about the Red Head Duck here.
Video credit: Richard Moore, Valley Nature Films
Photo Credit: Steve Sinclair