A Raft of Eider

A Raft of Eider

Observation - A Raft of Eider - UK and Ireland. Description: This is what happens when you forget to put the nicely charged batteries back in the camera! Taken on maximum zoom on my phone and hence rubbish; I don’t actually expect agreement from these photos but as Eider is a first for me (in the wild) I thought I

This is what happens when you forget to put the nicely charged batteries back in the camera! Taken on maximum zoom on my phone and hence rubbish; I don’t actually expect agreement from these photos but as Eider is a first for me (in the wild) I thought I would post it anyway.

These are the cliffs immediately to the north of St Andrews cathedral, there were over 50 adult birds and at least that number of ducklings. I now understand why they are called a raft of Eider.