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Canada Goose Juvenil 2

Observed: 3rd November 2011 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birds
03.11.2011 Canada Goose [Juv 2] (19)
Description:

This was another juvenile Canada Goose and as before, can anyone give its age please?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Greylag Goose (Anser anser) interacts

Comments

ranon.2011's picture

Thanks Ophrys, it was with

Thanks Ophrys, it was with some Canada Geese, preening after bathing and I thought [wrongly] it was a younger version of the CG.

David Jardine's picture

Look for a Black bill

A good clue to rule out Canada Goose (or any of the other 'black geese') is the lack of a black bill in this bird. All of the grey geese have some bright colours in their bills - orange or pink

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OK: Thanks David, a good

OK: Thanks David, a good pointer.