October 10th   Leave a comment

There was a female goosander close in at Roome Bay this afternoon. It was swimming among the rocks at the tideline, with its head mostly underwater looking for fish. They look more like sea-serpents than ducks sometimes.

A goosander looking for fish - they swim along with their heads under the water for long periods before they dive

A goosander looking for fish – they swim along with their heads under the water for long periods before they dive

Posted October 10, 2016 by wildcrail in Sightings

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