BACK FROM THE BRINK ZONE
(WWT Slimbridge)

Australia Zone       Flamingo Lagoon

Map (Slimbridge)
To locate the various zones and places of interest at Slimbridge Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (W.W.T.), please click the above image for a larger map (376kb).

WWT SLIMBRIDGE ZONES
Click on thumbnails below for further information.
Andean Flamingo Zone
Asia Zone
Australia Zone
Flamingo Lagoon
Geese of the World Zone
Lesser Flamingo Zone
North America Zone
Otter Pool Zone
Pampas Pen
South America Zone
Swan Lake
Tropical House
Tundra Zone
Wader Shore Zone
Caribbean Flamingo Zone


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Goldeneye (Bucephala Clangula)
Greylag Goose (Anser Anser)
Hawaiian Goose (Nene) (Branta Sandvicensis)
Lesser Flamingo (Phoenicopterus Minor)
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Tufted Duck (Aythya Fuligula)
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BACK FROM THE BRINK ZONE
(WWT Slimbridge)
Australia Zone       Flamingo Lagoon
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Back from the Brink Zone, ©Nigel Key - November 2013

The following wildfowl, amongst others, can be found in the Back from the Brink Zone at WWT Slimbridge: -

Photographs ©Nigel Key, click image to enlarge.
Eurasian Crane (Slimbridge October 2011) Eurasian Crane     Information
(Grus Grus)

The Eurasian Crane is also known as the Common Crane as is of the Gruidae family.
Eurasian Wigeon (Slimbridge April 2013) Eurasian Wigeon     Information
(Anas Penelope)

The Eurasian Wigeon, also known as Widgeon, is a dabbling duck.
The Eurasian Wigeon is a close relative to the American Wigeon.
 (Slimbridge 24-03-09) Northern Pintail     Information
(Anas Acuta)

The Northern Pintail is a dabbling duck that breeds in the northern areas of Europe, Asia and North America.
Northern Shoveler (Slimbridge April 2013) Northern Shoveler     Information
(Anas Clypeata)

The Northern Shoveler, or Shoveller, is a dabbling duck and is common in northern areas of Europe, Asia and North America.
Pochard (Slimbridge October 2008) Pochard     Information
(Aythya Ferina)

The Common Pochard, or Pochard, is a medium sized diving duck which feed by either diving or dabbling.
Tufted Duck (Slimbridge April 2011) Tufted Duck     Information
(Aythya Fuligula)

The Tufted Duck is the most widespread diving duck in the United Kindom and Europe.





Related Links: -
W.W.T. Official Website - www.wwt.org.uk/