Numbers Up For California Waterfowl Breeding Population

July 18, 2016 by  

Numbers Up For California Waterfowl Breeding Population

(Story courtesy CDFW) The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has completed its annual survey of waterfowl breeding pairs. Biologists found that after a three-year decline in mallards and total duck species (meaning all species combined), both categories have increased this year. The breeding population of mallards increased from 173,865 to 263,774 (an increase […]