Looking at the family Anatidae. Learn about the fascinating world of ducks and their close relatives.
This episode focuses on the biological family Anatidae. This family includes the more than 150 species of ducks, geese, and swans in the world.
First, we highlight the key features shared by these birds, as well as some differences among them. We also discuss their diversity and distribution.
We continue by examining the duck’s bill and the various things these birds eat.
Breeding, migration, and conservation round out our look at this fascinating group of birds.
Along the way, we goof around and have some fun.
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