Goosander at dusk fishing the River Nith

Goosander at dusk fishing the River Nith

Observation - Goosander at dusk fishing the River Nith - UK and Ireland. Description: A solitary diving duck, difficult to photograph as it only surfaced for brief periods.The light was fading fast but colours just discernible - the pale grey back, orangey-brown head with crest, white neck and long hooked bill.The Goosanders frequent the s

A solitary diving duck, difficult to photograph as it only surfaced for brief periods.The light was fading fast but colours just discernible - the pale grey back, orangey-brown head with crest, white neck and long hooked bill.The Goosanders frequent the shallow River Nith along the tidal stretch in the heart of the town.