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Black-Necked Grebe

Common Name:

Scientific Name:

Black-Necked Grebe

Podiceps nigricollis

Type:

Bird

Habitat/ Range:

Freshwater lakes in Europe, Asia and parts of Africa and North America

Size:

11 - 13 in

Conservation Status:

Least Concern

Did You Know?:

Though they usually avoid flying, black-necked grebes can fly up to 3,700 miles during migration. After migration they become flightless for two months in order to moult.

You find a mostly-black bird with bright red eyes