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Magpie Geese breed near Broome once again

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In the past, when we have had a lot of rainfall in the Broome area during our wet season we have had the arrival of high numbers of Magpie Geese. In 2017 the arrival of the Magpie Geese warned us of the high rainfall ahead and then they bred in the area. The Magpie Geese bred again in the Broome area during 2018.

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Weird Geese

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It returned last year with a small flock of Canada Geese and then again this year with a much bigger flock, nearing 150, that contained more oddities. But then compare the size of it against the Canada Geese. It is associated with the same flock which is made up mostly of Canada Geese. But what might its own kind be?

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Springtime in Canada Geese Country

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Normally, I don’t look forward to seeing the Canada Geese on the lake near my Florida home. Though I’m ignoring the ecological impact of too many geese , I can’t help but hope for more each morning! The post Springtime in Canada Geese Country appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Don’t Ignore the Barnacles – they’re Real Birds

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Here in Suffolk we now have impressive wintering flocks of Barnacle Geese, often numbering 1000 birds or more. The purist birders take little interest in them, regarding them as no more interesting, or exciting, than the flocks of Canada Geese that have long been established in the county. It’s spectacular stuff.

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Snow-fronted Geese

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There are hordes of fowl here (fowl of the water) in winter, with geese having the most prominent presence. Snow, Ross’s, Greater White-fronted (all pictured above) and Cackling Geese can all be easily seen, very conveniently, at Colusa. A handful of “blue” Snow Geese can be expected as well. Do you see?

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Geese in the park snaccin on some grass??

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I love seeing geese and ducks? Haven't gone for a walk in the park for a long time and it was worth it. submitted by /u/cancerdancer420 [link] [comments]

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The Sandhill Cranes vs. Canada Geese

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On the other hand, the Canada Geese have both safety in numbers and famously aggressive personalities. Cranes and geese weren’t alone – the 5000+ acres of the reserve are known for avian life, from Eastern Kingbirds and Eastern Bluebirds to Eastern Meadowlarks and Red-headed Woodpeckers.

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