Welcome to Harteman Wildfowl, presented by Jan Harteman
A celebration to aviculture, education and bird conservation
Aviculture is the practice of keeping and breeding birds and the culture around it. Aviculture is generally focused on not only the raising and breeding of birds, but also on preserving avian habitat, and public awareness campaigns. Check here!
Conservation is an ethic of resource use, allocation, and protection. Its primary focus is upon maintaining the health of the natural world its, fisheries, habitats, and biological diversity. Conservation may take place in-situ and ex-situ. More information...
Biodiversity is the degree of variation of life forms within species, ecosystem, or the entire planet. To show some of the variety in wildfowl, this website will include the most diverse photographical collection of Anseriformes. What's new?
"We shan't save all we should like to, but
we shall save a great deal more than if
we had never tried" - Sir Peter Scott
January 16th, 2014:
Some colorful duck profiles added
January 3rd, 2014:
Shelducks and sheldgeese: colourful and agressive birds
December 26th, 2013:
Ever seen a Blue-winged goose?
December 24th, 2013:
New waterfowl profiles added
Saturday, April 12
Aviornis Netherlands Annual meeting 2014