An order with just one family and only 21 species, they
are some of the worlds most beautiful and interest birds. There courtship displays are a
delight. There are 22 species listed below but sadly the Atitlan Grebe is now
extinct thanks to the introduction of large and small mouth bass into its only haunt LakeAtitlan. I hope we
will learn before we do much more damage to the creatures that we share this planet with.
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