Can ducks live in the cold winter?

Yes,most species can.Some even thrive,like coastal ducks like scoters and old squaws.Most species do migrate.Many species migrate to Mexico and Central America,while others only move to lakes and marshes of the southern U.S.Lake Mattamuskeet in N.C.is one of the best places to observe wintering waterfowl.Over a hundred thousand ducks,geese and swans winter on the lake annualy.It is a popular destination for bird watchers each winter.