Spain’s mission to save the White-headed Duck

In the 1970s, the Spanish population of White-headed duck was brought to the verge of extinction. Its stunning recovery shows why Species Action Plans are essential for the survival of threatened species.

BirdLife International

Last updated on 10 August 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Spain
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Invasive Species
Species: 
Oxyura leucocephala
Species group: 
Birds