1. bookVolume 41 (2020): Issue 184-185 (November 2020)
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The Goosander Mergus merganser range expansion on the Balkan Peninsula and a new breeding population in Bulgaria

Published Online: 14 Dec 2021
Volume & Issue: Volume 41 (2020) - Issue 184-185 (November 2020)
Page range: 25 - 30
Received: 04 Jul 2020
Accepted: 23 Oct 2020
Journal Details
License
Format
Journal
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2199-6067
First Published
21 Oct 2009
Publication timeframe
4 times per year
Languages
English
Abstract

The Goosander Mergus merganser was not recorded breeding in Bulgaria till recently. We present herewith the very first record of the species breeding in the country and estimate the size of its breeding population in Bulgaria. Thus, we propose a change in its status in the country with more effort to be invested in the survey of this small, isolated population.

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