Tufted Duck

Tufted Duck

Observation - Tufted Duck - UK and Ireland. Description: This looks like summer plumage for a Tufted Duck but the pale patch at the base of the bill made me wonder if it may be a Scaup.

This looks like summer plumage for a Tufted Duck but the pale patch at the base of the bill made me wonder if it may be a Scaup.