Tufted Duck

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Common Name Tufted Duck
Scientific Name Aythya fuligula
Interest Level
2/5
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 3
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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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
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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