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The Wildfowl Trusts Reserves and Refuges in Britain
Index of Latin Names
adults Aythya Bewick's Swan bill birds brackish Branta breast breeding season Brent Goose buff Characteristics and Behaviour chestnut clutch coast coastal coloured Common Eider crecca crown dabbling ducks dark brown darker Description Display diving downy young drake duller edges eggs Eider estuaries feathers feeding female Ferruginous Duck flanks flight flocks fresh-water Gadwall Geese Goosander Goose Anser grasses Grey Lag Habitat head and neck Immatures incubation period insects islands lakes legs and feet Length male Mallard mantle marshes migration molluscs mottled moulting Mute Swan nape nest North America northern numbers occurs pairs pale paler patch Pink-footed Goose Pintail plumage Pochard ponds Red-crested Pochard regions rivers Ruddy Duck rump shallow Shelduck sides similar southern species speculum spots swamps swimming Tadorna tail coverts Teal Tufted Duck underparts upper upperparts usually Voice waterfowl White-fronted Whooper Swan Wigeon wildfowl winter Zoological Gardens Zoological Park