winterly duck

winterly duck

Observation - winterly duck - UK and Ireland. Description: I took this photo of a black duck at Winterly Pool, near Haslington, Crewe, Cheshire. 23 Feb 2012 4:45pm. It was the only one of its type, amongst swans, geese, and other fresh water birds. It has been suggested that it a cross breed. Note the blue back

I took this photo of a black duck at Winterly Pool, near Haslington, Crewe, Cheshire. 23 Feb 2012 4:45pm. It was the only one of its type, amongst swans, geese, and other fresh water birds. It has been suggested that it a cross breed. Note the blue back feathers, small eyes and black bill. Hedgepig.