TAB IN ENGLISH Translated
by FELIPE BENAVIDES
Size: 42-51 cm
They live in marshes, lagoons, dams, ponds, pools, and also
in the sea.
They do not nest (breed) in Spain. They are a regular but
scarce hibernating species.
Distribution: North-America, Europe and Asia. They can be
seen in the lagoons of the centre of the Iberian Peninsula,
as well as in some areas in the south-east, particularly in
Doñana. Even though they are sparse, they can be seen in
deep lagoons during winter.
They are included in the National List of Endangered
Species, and their conservation status is ‘Special