Joe Pender Wildlife Photography

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Long-tailed Duck

This Long-tailed Duck was off the Quay at New Grimsbey this Morning.
Long-tailed duck's breeding habitat is in tundra pools and marshes, but also along sea coasts and in large mountain lakes in the North Atlantic region, Alaska, northern Canada, northern Europe and Russia. They are migratory and winter along the eastern and western coasts of North America, on the Great Lakes, coastal northern Europe and Asia, with stragglers to the Black Sea. The most important wintering area is the Baltic Sea.

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