Whallon Bay is most easily viewed from Albee Road south of Essex is a good place to look for ducks in the winter when mixed species flocks will feed in the bay. The flocks often include mallard and black ducks, but other dabbling ducks may be mixed in with these more common species.
Any species found in the Champlain Valley is possible to view here. The bay is also good for finding wintering horned grebes and diving ducks such as common goldeneye.
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Read our blog, Birding Around Westport and Essex.