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Gadwalll Drake Breeding Plumage


Posted by RichardMittleman/Gon2Foto on Mon Jan 17, 2022 6:09 pm

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Going through old images. This is the only Gadwall Drake that I've ever seen in this plumage. Gorgeous Feathers.
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by david fletcher on Tue Jan 18, 2022 3:25 am
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Excellent viewpoint to show that plumage. Super shot Richard.
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by Mary Brun on Tue Jan 18, 2022 4:05 am
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Really wonderful feathers with iridescences that almost look like mother of pearl.
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Jan 18, 2022 6:36 am
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Trust you to go for a different angle, Richard!  :)   A good view of the feather colours on this little gadwall.  As Mary said, they do look like mother of pearl.

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