There are two White-fronted Geese and a brace of Bean Geese
, both very rare in winter in modern Egypt.
We examined 8 Baikal teals, 3 bean geese
, 1 whooper swan, and 2 mallard ducks naturally infected with HPAI A(H5N8) virus.
Firecrests and Cetti's Warbler remain at RSPB Conwy, but two Bean Geese
flew up the estuary without pausing.
Glossy Ibis Picture: EMYR EVANS Two Tundra Bean Geese
from the far west - part of an unprecedented UK-wide winter influx - were in fields near Aber Ogwen, Bangor.
It has already suggested some species, including white-fronted and bean geese
, mallard and tufted ducks, plus common and black-headed gulls.
JUST as we seem set to lose our biggest game bird, the Capercaillie, originally introduced from Scandinavia, flocks of new visitors from Scandinavia, Bean Geese
, are settling in their thousands on wetlands near Falkirk.
The following observations were mentioned: very poor success and low numbers of long-tailed ducks and bean geese
at Russkiy Zavorot (4); no nesting of white-fronted geese and king eiders and very low numbers of long-tailed ducks at Yamal (5); very low numbers of king eiders and long-tailed ducks at Malaya Logata (7); large numbers of nonbreeders or failed breeders of brent geese, long-tailed ducks, and bar-tailed godwits at Knipovich Bay (8); low numbers of nesting black-bellied brent geese and common eiders at Howe Island (19); very low nesting density of green-winged teal, black duck, common scorer, and surf scorer at Laforge I (28).
Conservationists have filed suit on behalf of a flock of migratory bean geese
against Ibaraki prefecture (state) Gov.
Those who went to at Llyn Coron to see the bean geese
(re-identified this week as the tundra race, from east of the Russian Urals), also spotted a Siberian chiffchaff roving the willows among a flock of tits.
I rolled up on Monday, and the three Taiga bean geese
were easily distinguished, grazing away from the others.