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Eider (Somateria mollissima) | by jonnobird (Catching up after Cyprus)
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Eider (Somateria mollissima)

Present around the Isle of May all year, Eider Ducks come ashore in the Spring to breed with around 1000 nests across the island. I rather like the effect of the complementary colours created by this smart male, blending in nicely on a slope of Sea Campion.

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Taken on June 5, 2013