PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018: Baer’s pochard and Caribbean Community (CARICOM)

PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018 Baer’s pochard and Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Baer’s pochard  Critically endangered — IUCN Diving duck found in eastern Asia The name commemorates the Estonian naturalist Karl Ernst von Baer Habitat It breeds around lakes and other freshwater habitats (including artificial habitats such as fishponds) with rich aquatic vegetation, typically but not exclusively in dense grass or flooded tussock/shrubby …