Tufted Duck

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Common Name Tufted Duck
Scientific Name Aythya fuligula
Interest Level
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Related Species Ducks
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Summary

A widespread species of duck almost always on fresh water lakes and ponds, throughout Dorset.


 

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Ian Ballam 6
Martin Wood 1
Phyl England 1
Retweet 1
Steve Groves 1

These are some photographs of this species that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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Another of those birds I have far too many pictures of, for no better reason than they pose well.
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I really can't resist male tufted ducks!
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How can you not love this wonderful little duck?
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Tufted Ducks , Poole Park https://t.co/rvETJtbrra

Tweet Date:
18/01/2017 - 17:15
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"Keep in line" Tufted Duck at Langham Lakes yesterday.She was having a lot of agro from a coot but serenely swam on https://t.co/ynSYAFhEYP
Tweet Date:
06/07/2017 - 16:45
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
18/07/2017 - 19:00 Ian Ballam Massive amount of Tufted Ducklings at Longham Lakes, I counted 192 on the western side of South lake, likely well o… https://t.co/TFVirtz1cw
08/07/2017 - 19:45 Martin Wood Great Crested Grebe, Tufted Duck and her ducklings,Reed Bunting and Song Thrush collecting food. All at Longham Lak… https://t.co/1uZAbPKFzr
06/07/2017 - 16:45 Phyl England "Keep in line" Tufted Duck at Langham Lakes yesterday.She was having a lot of agro from a coot but serenely swam on https://t.co/ynSYAFhEYP
19/06/2017 - 19:15 Ian Ballam Good to see a 2nd Tufted Duck brood in a few days , after @MJLbirder found one on Hatch pond, found this one with 6… https://t.co/AYflRnOdXJ
06/06/2017 - 18:30 Ian Ballam Tufted Duck, Hatch Pond, with a bad comb-over ! https://t.co/iZPYoLNDOF
21/05/2017 - 11:00 Ian Ballam Tufted Duck, Morden Bog https://t.co/p6ycCKu2do
02/05/2017 - 21:30 Steve Groves 2/2 Still a nice selection of lingering 'winter wildfowl' though...3 Pintail, 4 Wigeon, 4 Shoveler, 3 Teal, 4 Gadwall + Pochard & Tufties.
11/04/2017 - 07:30 Retweet RT @avonbirder: Tufies and pochard @RSPBWeymouth https://t.co/p3Po4CUWDs
02/03/2017 - 21:30 Ian Ballam Tufted Duck, having a bad hair day at Hatch Pond https://t.co/XjyS0gCO9T
18/01/2017 - 17:15 Ian Ballam

Tufted Ducks , Poole Park https://t.co/rvETJtbrra

Ian Andrews
Ian Andrews
Ian Andrews
Name of species Tufted Duck
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