Common Shelduck (Tadorna tadorna)

Whilst a comnmon sea or estuary bird, this species is frequently seen inland. The male quite distinctive with bright red breeding 'knob',

Shelduck female VP 6 5 09 IMG_3450

Shelduck female   VP 6 5 09  IMG_3450



Shelduck male VP 6 5 09 IMG_3455

Shelduck male  VP 6 5 09  IMG_3455



Shelduck male VP 6 5 09 IMG_3452

Shelduck male VP 6 5 09 IMG_3452



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