What Does The teal Look Like ?
Male head bright chestnur with broad green stripe on side, female mottled brown , sociable duck
How Big Is It ?
Aprox 36 cm, weighing 250 - 350 g
Where Does It live ?
Stanfing or slowly flowing waters , Moorland
Where Can i See It ?
In Britain All year Round
When does it Breed ?
April to June , 8 - 10 eggs, Incubation 21 - 25 days , young fledging at 4 weeks,Nesting on ground
What Does It Eat ?
Summer food Insect larvae , Amphibians Mollusc, winter aquatic plants , seeds