Taken on 13/02/2009
© Brydon Thomason
Two drakes, to me both showing all the main classic features for this northern race of eider; two prominant 'sails', bright yellow orange bill(from base to tip) and rounded lobes as opposed to the narrow points on eider.
Bluemull Sound, Shetland
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