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Pacific Black Duck

The Pacific Black Duck will occasional graze in gardens if you happen to live near a wetland.

Water Birds Frog Ponds Water Bird Nestboxes Wetland

Noongar Name: Yet

Scientific Name: Anas superciliosa

Conservation Status: Least concern

Threats: Not applicable

Will they visit?: Pacific Black Ducks has adapted well to urban areas and farmlands

Natural Distribution: Common and widespread throughout the South West and Perth region

Habitat at a Glance

See Habitat Guide for more detail

Shelter: Tree hollows and constructed nest boxes

Diet: Mammals, birds, reptiles, insects

Water: Bird baths

ReWild Benefit: Pest control

ReWild Benefits

Ducks help control pest and disperse seeds throughout the landscape. If you want to know more about native birds visit BirdLife Australia. Record your sightings on Birdata and help scientists monitor their population.


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