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Edited and introduced by James Fisher
Ducks and Duck Counts
About six hundred places in the British Isles are watched regularly each month for ducks, geese, and swans. These duck counts are organised on a county basis by George Atkinson-Willes , working from the Wildfowl Trust, Slimbridge. The Essex County Organiser, Major-General Brian Wainwright , also rings ducks at Abberton Reservoir. These two people who are closely concerned with numbers and movements of ducks discuss with James Fisher and Peter Scott trends in the population of various species revealed by those counts.
Produced by Raymond Barker


Introduced By: James Fisher
Unknown: George Atkinson-Willes
Unknown: General Brian Wainwright
Unknown: James Fisher
Unknown: Peter Scott
Produced By: Raymond Barker

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