Shoveler

Shoveler

Observation - Shoveler - UK and Ireland. Description: I think this is a first-winter male, the speckled breast particularly visible when it was resting with head tucked over back - a few pairs often winter here during freezing periods but I've not identified an immature bird before

I think this is a first-winter male, the speckled breast particularly visible when it was resting with head tucked over back - a few pairs often winter here during freezing periods but I've not identified an immature bird before