2018 Waterfowl Population Survey

Total populations were estimated at 41 million

© Melinda Garner

2018 Duck Species Breakdown

Northern shoveler

2018 Northern shoveler Numbers

2018: 4.208 million. -3% change from last year
2017: 4.353 million

Northern shoveler are +62% over the long term average.


Northern shoveler 1955-2018 Estimated Breeding Populations
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* in millions