female Red-Breasted Merganser

female Red-Breasted Merganser

Observation - female Red-Breasted Merganser - UK and Ireland. Description: thought it was a goosander at first but once I got a better look at it I realised it had a longer body, longer bill and a wonderful hairdo. Then I saw the male and it totally confirmed it

thought it was a goosander at first but once I got a better look at it I realised it had a longer body, longer bill and a wonderful hairdo. Then I saw the male and it totally confirmed it