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Falcated Duck


While conservation efforts have moved this duck from “endangered” to “near threatened,” it still experiences threats to its population. Drainage of wetlands leads to habitat loss. However, the primary threat to the falcated duck is hunting.

  • Conservation StatusNear Threatened
  • Life span5-10 years
  • Body size18-21 in. long
  • Native habitat Wetlands and coastal lands of southern Russia, northern India, and China
  • DietPlants, small invertebrates, and aquatic insects
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