Water Birds or Aquatic Birds is a term used to refer to birds that live on or around water. Some water birds are more terrestrial or aquatic than others, and their adaptations will vary depending on their environment. These adaptations include webbed feet, bills and legs adapted to feed in water, and the ability to dive from the surface or the air to catch prey in water.
The Bar-headed Goose (Anser indicus) is a goose which breeds in Central Asia in colonies of thousands near mountain lakes
The Black Swan (Cygnus atratus), are found mainly in the southeast and southwest regions of Australia.
The Carolina Duck (Aix sponsa), is a species of duck found in North America, and is thought to be one of the most colouful water birds.
The Ferruginous Duck, (Aythya nyroca),is a medium-sized diving duck from Eurasia and feed mainly by diving or dabbling.
The Mallard Duck (Anas platyrhynchos), they live in wetlands, eat water plants and small animals and can be found nearly everywhere in the world.
The Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata), is a medium-sized, East Asian perching duck. They feed on mainly eat plants and seeds.
The Purple Swamphen (Porphyrio porphyrio), Thischicken-sized bird, with its huge feet, bright plumage and red bill and frontal shield.
The Red-billed Teal, (Anas erythrorhyncha), is a dabbling duck which is an abundant resident breeder in southern and eastern Africa
The Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina) is a large diving duck. Its breeding habitat is lowland marshes and lakes in southern Europe and Central Asia.
The Ringed Teal (Callonetta leucophrys) is a small duck of South American forests.habitats include tropical, swampy forests and marshy clearings in well-wooded lowlands
The Sacred Ibis (Threskiornis aethiopicus), is a wading birds with long, downward-curved bills that they use to probe in mud or grass for invertebrates.
The Scarlet Ibis (Eudocimus ruber), It inhabits tropical South America and islands of the Caribbean.