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Shoveler

Observed: 8th December 2010 By: kcf32
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course completeShropshire Wildlife Trust
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Shoveler 2010-12-08 3
Description:

Medium sized duck with large wide black bill, white neck and chest, brown belly, pink legs, dark head (is dark green but not clear in this photograph. This is a male.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

anonymous spotter's picture

Good photo

"I am not a happy duck!"

kcf32's picture

Happy??

Thanks for your copy

I don't suppose it was. The only open water was a small area by the bank and it was occupied by 50 or so noisy, squabbling mallards and a few black-headed gulls. Still it could have flown away.

Keith