Homing and Ducks
Name: Roxanne H.
If you have ducks at your home and you take them
somewhere else say near a river or lake to be with other ducks do they
somehow find their way back to where they originally started from either
before or after flying south. We have heard from someone that no matter
where we take them that they will end up back at our house.
Maybe, maybe not. Ducks relocated to a good habitat may become well
adjusted to that place and return there after migration. Migrant birds do
tend to return to the area where they were hatched but not always.
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Update: June 2012