Chinese Scaly-Sided Merganser, female

Chinese Scaly-Sided Merganser, female (Asia)

♦️ Pub: Feb 7, 2018 | Modified: Aug 29, 2018 @ | Reading: < 1 min. ♦️

(Male: chestnut brown replaced with blackish coloring)
😢 Endangered 😢 (less than 5000 in the wild)
Why? Illegal hunting, fishing net entanglement, river pollution, forest destruction
Snapped @ Sylvan Heights Bird Park
Scotland Neck, North Carolina

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