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Smew

Observed: 4th June 2011 By: Mushroom LadyMushroom Lady’s reputation in BirdsMushroom Lady’s reputation in Birds
Smew
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CJT's picture

Smew

Gorgeous bird, lucky you. I have seen red heads here in Hampshire. Is it usual for males to be seen at this time of the year at your location?

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I don't know anything about

I don't know anything about Smews. These birds were photographed at a site owned by the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust.

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Collection!

Presumably, these are in a collection, as it would be pretty unusual to find a Smew and an Hawaiian Goose in the wild together!!

:)

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Yes, Castle Espie is owned by

Yes, Castle Espie is owned by the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust. It was my first ever visit. The only duck I could have IDed before this was a mallard!

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Smew

Hi ophrys, didn't realise that there were a number of photographs of birds from a collection when I made my comment! It is still a gorgeous bird.