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Photographs: Back From The Brink Zone - WWT Slimbridge (November 2013) ©Nigel Key
Back From The Brink Zone (WWT Slimbridge)
Back From The Brink Zone.
To locate the Back From The Brink Zone and places of interest at Slimbridge Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (W.W.T.), please click the above image for a map.

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ZONE WILDFOWL

The following wildfowl, amongst others, can be found in the Back From The Brink Zone at WWT Slimbridge, click image for information: -
Eurasian Crane (WWT Slimbridge May 2015) - pic by Nigel Key
Eurasian Crane
The Eurasian Crane is also known as the Common Crane as is of the Gruidae family.
Eurasian Wigeon (WWT Slimbridge April 2013) - pic by Nigel Key
Eurasian Wigeon
The Eurasian Wigeon, also known as Widgeon, is a dabbling duck, and is a close relative to the American Wigeon.
Northern Pintail (WWT Slimbridge March 2014) - pic by Nigel Key
Northern Pintail
The Northern Pintail is a dabbling duck that breeds in the northern areas of Europe, Asia and North America.
Northern Shoveler (WWT Slimbridge April 2013) - pic by Nigel Key
Northern Shoveler
The Northern Shoveler, or Shoveller, is a dabbling duck and is common in northern areas of Europe, Asia and North America.
Pochard (WWT Slimbridge October 2008) - pic by Nigel Key
Pochard
The Common Pochard, or Pochard, is a medium sized diving duck which feed by either diving or dabbling.
Tufted Duck (WWT Slimbridge April 2011) - pic by Nigel Key
Tufted Duck
The Tufted Duck is the most widespread diving duck in the United Kindom and Europe.
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WWT SLIMBRIDGE ZONES

WWT Slimbridge is divided into various Zones and places of interest. The links below contain information on wildfowl that can be found in each Zone: -
Andean Flamingo Zone
Asia Zone
Australia Zone
Back From The Brink
Flamingo Lagoon
Geese Of The World
Lesser Flamingo Zone
North America Zone
Otter Pool Zone
Pampas Pen Zone
South America Zone
Swan Lake Zone
Tropical House
Tundra Zone
Wader Shore Zone
Caribbean Flamingo Zone


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