Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator

This species breeds in northern England but in Norfolk it is usually absent during the summer (although occasional birds may be seen at any time). It is a coastal species, rarely encountered inland in Norfolk except south of the Wash.

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Red-breasted Merganser, Loch Fleet (Highland, UK), 24th February 2012

 

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male Red-breasted Merganser, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 3rd December 2010

 

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Red-breasted Mergansers, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 21st December 2004

 

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Red-breasted Merganser, Snettisham (Norfolk, UK), 8th December 2012

 

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Red-breasted Mergansers, Burnham Overy (Norfolk, UK), 11th January 2014

 

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male Red-breasted Merganser, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 21st December 2004

 

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male Red-breasted Merganser, Llanfairfechan (Gwynedd, UK), 20th November 2005

 

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male Red-breasted Mergansers, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 1st December 2010

 

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male Red-breasted Merganser, Burnham Overy (Norfolk, UK), 30th November 2013

 

male Red-breasted Merganser, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 21st March 2007

 

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male Red-breasted Merganser, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 21st March 2007

 

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Red-breasted Mergansers, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 10th February 2011

 

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Red-breasted Mergansers, Ruddons Point (Fife, UK), 18th March 2014

 

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female Red-breasted Mergansers, South Bay, San Diego (California, USA), 20th April 2005

 

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pair of Red-breasted Mergansers, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 20th March 2008

 

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Red-breasted Mergansers, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 16th December 2011

 

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male Red-breasted Merganser, Loch Ryan (Dumfries & Galloway, UK), 30th December 2003

 

Red-breasted Merganser, Thornham (Norfolk, UK), 28th February 2009

 

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pair of Red-breasted Mergansers, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 11th March 2010

 

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male Red-breasted Merganser, Montrose (Angus, UK), 30th December 2013

 

male Red-breasted Merganser, Loch Venachar (Forth, UK), 29th April 2007

 

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female Red-breasted Merganser, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 1st December 2010

 

Red-breasted Mergansers, Burnham Overy (Norfolk, UK), 11th January 2014

 

 

Red-breasted Mergansers, Holkham Bay (Norfolk, UK), 4th November 2014