Bird extinction stories across the globe ( Amsterdam Island duck Anas marecula )

I have compiled a chart of  the recent known extinct species of birds.  (Will upload the chart at a later time). The chart shows that a number of extinct bird species have no visual documentation. This provides me with an opportunity to guess how these birds may have looked, as well as to match already produced small sculptures to extinct birds. This exercise is a “mad” attempt to understand and

Bird extinction stories across the globe

I was born in northern Greece in the mid 50s. As a child, I watched the migration of flocks of bird darken the sky and herald the arrival and departure of seasons. My move to Australia in 1970 kept certain memories of my place of birth alive and exaggerated. My first visit to Greece was 1980, and not much had changed. However, by 1998 (my last visit) everything changed. The