David Rayner Photography | 14 wild fowl inc swans

WILD FOWL including SWANS – 46 species [v18.02, 35 additions]
This is one of 14 galleries into which photos of specific birds may be lodged. In alphabetical order they are: 1-‘Ciconiiformes’ (large waders etc.); 2-‘Corvids, Starlings, Doves, Pigeons’; 3-‘Finches, Buntings, plus’; 4-‘Gulls and Terns’; 5-‘Larks, Thrushes, Woodpeckers’; 6-‘Odds, medium to large’; 7-‘Odds, small to medium’; 8-‘Pipits, Wagtails, Hirundines, Swifts’; 9-‘Raptors including Owls and Vultures’; 10-‘Sea Birds and similar‘; 11-‘Tits, Warblers, and similar’; 12-‘Waders A to R’; 13-‘Waders S to Z’; and 14-‘Wild Fowl including Swans’. As usual there are a few poor photos that are there for record purposes only. The explanatory text that goes with the Home Page gallery will be revised accordingly.
V16.03 ADDITIONS: Just 2 photos (taken on trip to SW Florida, early 2016) of a new species, the Red-breasted Merganser.
V16.08 ADDITIONS: No new species. Pochard 5-6 taken on trip to SW Portugal. Goosander 4; Greylag Goose 11-12; Red-breasted Merganser 03-04; and Common Shelduck 4-5 were all taken on trip to Mull. Gadwall 07; Mallard 12; and Pochard 7-8 were all taken on trip to SW Portugal, June 2016.
V16.11 ADDITIONS: A total of 6 additions with photos of 4 species namely: Gadwall (08-09), Mallard (13), Muscovy Duck (4) and Shoveler (6-7). All taken on recent trip to Portugal.
V18.02 ADDITIONS: No new species. 2x Gadwall (10-11); Goldeneye (2); 3x Canada Goose (09-11) Lake District; 3x Egyptian Goose (07-09) Barnes, SW London; 2x Greylag Goose (13-14); 2x Mallard (14-15); 2x Northern Pintail (4-5); 4x Red-crested Pochard (5-8) Algarve; 5x Ruddy Shelduck (3-7) Arosa; Shoveler (8); 4x Mute Swan (08-11) ‘inc. arguing’; 4x Teal (07-10); Blue-winged (3) SW Florida; and Tufted Duck (4).

Duck, Harlequin 1

Duck, Harlequin 1

Duck, Harlequin 2

Duck, Harlequin 2

Eider Duck 1

Eider Duck 1

Eider Duck 2

Eider Duck 2

Ferruginous Duck 1

Ferruginous Duck 1

Ferruginous Duck 2

Ferruginous Duck 2

Gadwall 01

Gadwall 01

Gadwall 02

Gadwall 02

Gadwall 03

Gadwall 03

Gadwall 04

Gadwall 04

Gadwall 05

Gadwall 05

Gadwall 06

Gadwall 06

Gadwall 07

Gadwall 07

Gadwall 08

Gadwall 08

Gadwall 09

Gadwall 09

Gadwall 10

Gadwall 10

Gadwall 11

Gadwall 11

Garganey 1

Garganey 1

Garganey 2

Garganey 2

Goldeneye 1

Goldeneye 1