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Scaup

Observed: 7th February 2010 By: Iris003Iris003’s reputation in BirdsIris003’s reputation in BirdsIris003’s reputation in Birds
Scaup
Description:

One bird amongst many Tufted ducks and Pochards on freshwater lake. Seemed to be getting very friendly with a pochard!

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RoyW's picture

Looks good for Scaup.

Your bird does look good for a male Scaup based on the features visible in the photo - I wouldn't want to rule out the possibility of a hybrid from this single photo, but it seems that a drake Scaup did spent a while at Chorltn Water Park recently!