Category Archives: Duck

Archived 2020 topic: Barrow’s Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica): revise global status?

BirdLife species factsheet for Bucephala islandica: Barrow’s Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica) occurs mainly in the western montane region of North America, with smaller numbers in eastern Canada and Iceland. While some populations (e.g. in Iceland) are sedentary, others migrate in winter … Continue reading

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Archived 2020 topic: Campbell Teal (Anas nesiotis): revise global status?

BirdLife species factsheet for Campbell Teal Anas nesiotis is endemic to New Zealand, where it had been confined to Dent Island, an offshore islet of Campbell Island, for many decades. Native to Campbell Island, brown rats Rattus norvegicus caused its … Continue reading

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