Tufted Duck carrying young. In connection with the recent notes by Montse Carbonell and Stephen B. Edwards (Brit. Birds 77: 318-319), I should like to draw attention to a previous published account by my husband, the late Dr Jeffery Harrison, of a female Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula carrying young on her back (Kent Bird Report 24: 98-99). In the summer of 1975, at the Sevenoaks Reserve, Kent, the s


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