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Friday, December 20, 2013

Ivory Gull

Ivory Gull ( Juvenile) . Patrington Haven, Humber Estuary.
The Ivory Gull is a small gull, the only species in the genus Pagophila. It breeds in the high Arctic and has a circumpolar distribution through Greenland, northernmost North America, and Eurasia

Sunday, December 08, 2013

Baikal Teal

Six hours travelling to see this very rare vagrant from Siberia. Was it worth it.
Of-course it was. Another tick on the way to 500.

The Baikal Teal (Anas formosa), also called the Bimaculate Duck or Squawk Duck, is a dabbling duck that breeds in eastern Russia and winters in East Asia.

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Mangrove Kingfisher, TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR

More images can be seen of a trip to Tanzania and Zanzibar by clicking on or Clicking on the relevant entry in the GALLERY on the Right Hand Side