Livingston Ripley
Waterfowl Conservancy

Protecting waterfowl and their habitats through research, education and conservation action

 

 

 

Livingston Ripley
Waterfowl Conservancy

Protecting waterfowl and their habitats through research, education and conservation action

 

Species Information

Screamers:
Crested Screamer (Chauna torquata)

Swans:
Black Swan (Cygnus atratus)
Trumpeter Swan (Cygnus buccinator)

Tundra Swan (Cygnus columbianus)

Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus)

Whistling Ducks:
Black-bellied Whistling Duck (Dendrocygna autumnalis)
Cuban Whistling Duck (Dendrocygna abirea)
White-faced Whistling Duck (Dendrocygna viduata)

Northern Geese:
Bar-headed Goose (Anser indicus)
Barnacle Goose (Branta leucopsis)
Emperor Goose (Anser (Chen) canagica)
Hawaiian (Nene) Goose (Branta sandvicensis)
Lesser White-fronted Goose (Anser erythropus)
Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis) 
Ross's Goose (Chen rossii)
Swan Goose (Anser cygnoides) 
Snow Goose (Chen caerulescens)
Tule Goose (Anser albifrons gambelli)

Southern Geese:
Andean Goose (Neochen melanoptera)
Blue-winged Goose (Cyanochen cyanoptera)

Cereopsis Goose (Cereopsis novaehollandiae)
Magpie Goose (Anseranas semipalmata) 
Upland Goose (Chloephaga picta)

Dabbling Ducks:
Australian Wood Duck (Chenonetta jubata)
Baikal Teal (Anas formosa)
Bronze-winged Duck (Speculanas specularis)
Common Teal (Anas crecca)
Falcated Duck (Anas falcata)

Freckled Duck (Stictonetta naevosa)
Green-winged Teal (Anas carolinensis)
Hawaiian Duck (Anas wyvilliana)
Laysan Duck (Anas laysanensis)
Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata)

Meller's Duck (Ana
s melleri)
North American Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)
Philippine Duck (Anas luzonica)
Puna Teal (Anas puna)
Red-billed Pintail (Anas erythrorhyncha)

White-winged Wood Duck (Asarcornis scutulata)
Flying Steamer Duck (Tachyeres patachonicus)

Diving Ducks (Pochards):
Baer's Pochard (Aythya baeri)

New Zealand Scaup (Aythya novaeseelandiae)
Marbled Teal (Marmaronetta angustirostris)

Sea Ducks:
Barrow's Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica)

Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)
Common Eider (Atlantic) (Somateria mollissima dresseri)
Common Merganser (Mergus merganser)
Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus)
Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)
King Eider (Somateria spectabilis)
Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis)

Scaly-sided (Chinese) Merganser (Mergus squamatus)
Smew (Mergellus albellus)
Spectacled Eider (Somateria fischeri)
White-winged Scoter (Melanitta fusca deglandi)

Stiff-tailed Ducks
Maccoa Duck (Oxyura maccoa)
Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)
White-headed Duck (Oxyura leucocephala)

Cranes:
Demoiselle Crane (Anthropoides virgo)
Grey Crowned Crane (Balearica regulorum)

Shorebirds:
Masked Lapwing (Vanellus miles) 
Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta)
Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)

Raptors:
Eurasian Eagle Owl (Bubo bubo)
Barn Owl (Tyto alba) 
Harris's Hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus)
Saker Falcon (Falco cherrug)

Weekly Avian Update

 



55 Duck Pond Road, P.O. Box 210, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759

 

Phone: 860.567.2062 / Fax: 860.567.4369/ info@lrwc.net