Wigeons, other Texel island ducks


Wigeons, 10 March 2016

Still 10 March 2016 on Texel island. After we were at Dijkmanshuizen nature reserve, we continued to De Zandkes nature reserve. Scores of wigeons were present.

Wigeons, Texel, 10 March 2016

There were two teal couples and a tufted duck couple as well, but mainly wigeons.

Wigeons grazing, 10 March 2016

Some wigeons swimming, some grazing.

Wigeons grazing, Texel, 10 March 2016

While most wigeons grazed, some watched whether there was any danger.

Wigeons grazing, Texel, Zandkes, 10 March 2016

These wigeons marked the end of the last full day of our stay on Texel.

Texel salt water and fresh water: here.

Texel, Dijkmanshuizen, de Bol changes: here.

7 thoughts on “Wigeons, other Texel island ducks

  1. Pingback: Harbour porpoise beached on Texel, video | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  2. Pingback: Short-eared owl on Texel island | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  3. Pingback: Wigeon in Cornwall, video | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  4. Pingback: Migratory birds, record numbers in Dutch national park | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  5. Pingback: Eurasian wigeons on video | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  6. Pingback: Don’t kill wigeons, court decides | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  7. Pingback: Versatile Blogger Award, thanks Paul! | Dear Kitty. Some blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.