The riot of colours!
Red-crested pochard is a large diving duck. It’s breeding habitat is lowland marshes and lakes in southern Europe and Central Asia, wintering in the Indian Subcontinent and Africa. The adult male is unmistakable. It has a rounded orange head, red bill and black breast. The flanks are white, the back brown, and the tail black. Feed mainly by diving or dabbling. Eat aquatic plants, and typically upend for food more than most diving ducks.