Drake King Eider (Somateria spectabilis) in arctic Alaska, United States, during spring breeding season. Male flying over tundra lake

Female and male Steller’s eiders swimming

Female and male Steller's eiders swimming
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Steller’s eiders are small, compact diving ducks.

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Drake King Eider (Somateria spectabilis) in arctic Alaska, United States, during spring breeding season. Male flying over tundra lake.

King Eider Flying
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Common Eider duck, Somateria mollissima, single male on water, Northeumberland

Common Eider
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Common eider

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Spectacled eider with green, white, and black plumage.

Spectacled Eider
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Male King Eider (Somateria spectabilis) on the arctic tundra near Barrow in northern Alaska, United States.

A King Eider Duck Swimming
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King eiders are some of the deepest diving ducks. They can reach depths of 180 feet!

A king eider duck flying above a lake.

King Eider Duck Flying Above Lake

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