Gadwall Anas strepera

A common and widespread species in Norfolk.

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male and female Gadwall, Salthouse (Norfolk, UK), 16th April 2011

 

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juvenile Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 25th August 2013

 

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male and female Gadwall, Burnham Norton (Norfolk, UK), 29th April 2011

 

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male Gadwall, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 15th April 2004

 

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Gadwalls, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 3rd May 2008

 

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male Gadwalls, Snettisham (Norfolk, UK), 8th December 2012

 

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Gadwalls, Minsmere (Suffolk, UK), 19th May 2012

 

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Gadwall, Ebro Delta (Cataluña, Spain), 21at May 2013

 

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male Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 1st June 2013

 

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female Gadwall, Burnham Overy (Norfolk, UK), 20th April 2016

 

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male and female Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 7th November 2003

 

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eclipse male Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 5th July 2008

 

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Gadwall, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 13th July 2008

 

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Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 3rd December 2011

 

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Gadwall, Brancaster (Norfolk, UK), 25th September 2012

 

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male and female Gadwall, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 22nd March 2004

 

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Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 18th September 2003

 

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Gadwall, Strumpshaw Fen (Norfolk, UK), 7th March 2015

 

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Gadwall, Minsmere (Suffolk, UK), 2nd May 2015

 

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Gadwall, Burnham Overy (Norfolk, UK), 24th May 2015

 

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pair of Gadwall, Minsmere (Suffolk, UK), 7th June 2008

 

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female and male Gadwall, Salthouse (Norfolk, UK), 7th April 2001

 

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male Gadwall, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 18th May 2008

 

male Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 21st May 2004

 

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pair Gadwall, Coxford (Norfolk, UK), 16th March 2004

 

pair of Gadwall, Minsmere (Suffolk, UK), 7th June 2008

 

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Gadwall, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 1st September 2003. Either a tired migrant or a sick bird resting on the beach.

 

Gadwall, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 9th June 2004

 

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male and female Gadwall, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 9th February 2008

 

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female Gadwall, Beetley (Norfolk, UK), 3rd May 2013

 

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Gadwall, Holkham Park Lake (Norfolk, UK), 1st December 2012

 

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Gadwall ducklings, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 13th July 2008

 

juvenile Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 26th July 2001

 

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Gadwall, Iona Beach (BC, Canada), 7th September 2006

 

pair Gadwall, Muddy Hollow (California, USA), 2nd May 2005

 

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Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 3rd February 2007

 

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Gadwall, Battersea Park (London, UK), 26th January 2013

 

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pair Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 7th November 2003

 

male Gadwall, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 31st March 2007

 

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pair of Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 14th April 2007

 

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male Gadwall, Sparham Pools (Norfolk, UK), 7th May 2007. Note, there was only a faint suggestion of a pale neck collar in life - I wasn't able to stop the camera from exaggerating this feature for some reason.

 

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Gadwalls, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 1st December 2009

 

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male Gadwalls, Flitcham (Norfolk, UK), 1st June 2007

 

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female Gadwall (with chick in background of left hand photo), Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 24th June 2007

 

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male Gadwall, Flitcham (Norfolk, UK), 5th September 2007

 

male Gadwall, Lackford Lakes (Suffolk, UK), 2nd June 2007

 

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male Gadwall, Sparham Pools (Norfolk, UK), 16th December 2007

 

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Gadwalls, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 7th December 2008 - the pale-cheeked effect on the male is an effect of the light

 

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Gadwalls, Snettisham (Norfolk, UK), 31st March 2009

 

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Gadwalls, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 20th May 2009

 

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Gadwalls, Burnham Norton (Norfolk, UK), 23rd May 2009

 

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Gadwalls, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 31st January 2009

 

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Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 13th October 2007

 

female Gadwall, Sparham Pools (Norfolk, UK), 16th December 2007

 

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Gadwall, Salthouse (Norfolk, UK), 13th May 2006

 

Gadwall, Cockshoot Broad (Norfolk, UK), 5th September 2009

 

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presumed first-winter male Gadwall, Leathes Ham, Lowestof (Suffolk, UK), 8th November 2014 - I assume this is a young male, hence the whitish undertail region - or maybe leucistic?

 

Gadwall, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 2nd January 2016

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Gadwall, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 18th September 2003