Tag: Mergus merganser

The Origins of moulting Goosanders on the EdenEstuary

Goosander (Mergus merganser) Science Article 1 abstract Moulting Goosanders were counted on the Eden estuary, Fife, UK from 1979 to 1994, and some of these birds were caught and wing-tagged from 1992 to 1994. This paper documents changes in numbers of moulting birds, and their provenance, as determined from subsequent sightings. Goosanders only started to […]