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Sunday, 30 June 2019

Northern Shoveler - Anas clypeata

Photographed in Robbie Garnett hide, Slimbridge WWT, Gloucestershire, GB.








31 comments:

  1. The bird has a huge beak. Superb photos.

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  2. It has a bill like a serving spoon,

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  3. Yet another beauty. And I can see where its name comes from.

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  4. Who you callin' Big Nose? (Life of Brian) Beautiful pictures!

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  5. Very nice and I guess it's named for it's beak because of what it can get in it's beak.

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  6. One of our prettiest ducks. Nice captures Bob.

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  7. Buena serie en la que nos muestras al pato en busca de su comida.
    Un abrazo,

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  8. La pillaste haciendo submarinismo, Bob.

    Saludos.

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  9. Hello Bob,
    Beautiful series of photos of this shoveler.
    Everything perfectly photographed, my compliments.
    Best regards, Irma

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  10. Great pictures Bob.
    Greetings Tinie

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  11. This is amazing Bob, beautiful shots.

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  12. Hola Bob,magnificas tomas de este bello macho de pato cuchara.Un saludo.

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  13. Hi Bob,
    A bird I have not seen for several months at Rutland, super series of images.
    All the best,
    John

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  14. Hi Bob,
    Lovely duck with a remarkable beak!
    Regards,
    Maria

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  15. The bill of a Shoveler always impresses me, Bob. Thank you for your delightful reminder of this duck. I have never been to Slimbridge - must make the effort one day! With my very best wishes - - - Richard

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    1. When you come to Slimbridge, give an email so I can there Richard.

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  16. Beautiful photos of this duck Bob. Slobeend.

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  17. It's about pets photography. Nice photo

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  18. BONJOUR ET merci tes photos sont trop belles je me régale tu sais merci

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  19. Such and acrobat!! And that bill is impressive.

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  20. Very special duck and I love it.
    Friendship

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  21. Such a lovely duck and that beak/bill is amazing.

    All the best Jan

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