Diving duck resurfaces
Conservationists from The Peregrine Fund Madagascar Project, discovered nine adults and four recently-hatched young on a remote lake, and have since revisited the site for further observations and data.
See also here.
Madagascar pochard captive breeding: here.
November 2009. Following the success of the first efforts to bring Madagascar pochard chicks into a conservation breeding programme, the combined team from Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) & The Peregrine Fund have successfully brought in two more clutches: here.
Efforts to establish a breeding programme to save the Madagascar Pochard, have received a boost from Defra’s Darwin Initiative: here.