|Winter plumaged Black-necked Grebe (click on the image to enlarge).|
The long-staying 1st winter Scaup was joined by an adult male and the probable hybrid female took a real shine to the newcomer, having ignored the young male all winter...
|Ad. male (Greater) Scaup (right) with female (hybrid?)|
|Various shots of the ad. male and hybrid (?) female (Greater) Scaups with Tufted Ducks and (Common) Pochards.|
The obvious peak to the rear crown in the female being a constant feature.
|(Eurasian) Wigeon in the water meadow.|