South Downs Nature Pochard Duck South Downs Nature Photography
POCHARD DUCK Aythya ferina

A winter male has a rich red head , black breast and grey body: the female is greyish with pale 'spectacles' with a similar grey-patched bill.
Nest with large pad of leaves and down on ground near water or in reeds.

Date: 07 Feb 2017
Location: Cuckmere Haven