Duck Decoys | Hooded Merganser Duck Decoy by Phil Galatas
Hooded Merganser Duck Decoy
A small fish-eating duck of wooded ponds, the Hooded Merganser nests in holes in trees. It is frequently seen on shallow waters where its only waterfowl companion is the Wood Duck. It is a small to medium-sized duck with a long, narrow bill and fluffy, fan-shaped crest. The male has a large white patch in crest.
About The Artist: Phil Galatas is a world class carver who has spent countless hours observing and studying waterfowl on the bayous of his native Louisiana. World class decoys for the world class collector! From the studios of a champion carver, these handsome birds are handcast, meticulously detailed and hand-painted. Realistic accents include precise feathering.