Smew Mergellus albellus

A scarce winter visitor to the UK with very small numbers appearing in Norfolk most years.

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Smew, Leathes Ham, Lowestoft (Suffolk, UK), 11th February 2012

 

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Smew, Whinfell Tarn (Cumbria, UK), 28th December 2011

 

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male Smew, Talkin Tarn (Cumbria, UK), 27th February 2012

 

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Smew (with Goosander, lower right), Vossemeerdijk, northwest of Kampen (Overijssel, Netherlands), 2nd February 2014

 

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Smew, Whitlingham Broad (Norfolk, UK), 17th January 2010

 

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Smew, Creaking Gate Lake (Norfolk, UK), 16th February 2014

 

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Smew, Creaking Gate Lake (Norfolk, UK), 13th February 2014

 

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first-winter male Smew, Whitlingham Broad (Norfolk, UK), 8th February 2009

 

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Smews, Martham Broad (Norfolk, UK), 30th January 2010

 

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male Smew, Loch of Kinnory (Angus, UK), 30th December 2013

 

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Smew, Whitlingham Broad (Norfolk, UK), 3rd January 2010

 

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captive Smew, Pensthorpe (Norfolk, UK), 9th March 2014

 

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captive first-winter male and female Smew, Blakeney Collection (Norfolk, UK), 30th October 2015

 

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captive first-winter male Smew, Blakeney Collection (Norfolk, UK), 7th December 2015

 

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captive female Smew, Blakeney Collection (Norfolk, UK), 7th December 2015

 

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captive first-winter male Smew, Blakeney Collection (Norfolk, UK), 7th February 2016

 

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captive first-winter male Smew, Blakeney Collection (Norfolk, UK), 13th February 2016

 

captive first-winter male Smew, Blakeney Collection (Norfolk, UK), 27th February 2016