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    Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Island of Texel, Netherlands, March 27 2021)

    Last weekend when observing Brent Geese on Texel (Waddensea side) I saw 2 or 3 very light-coloured individuals in the midst of a large group of "appropriately" dark looking Dark-bellied Brent Goose. At first I assumed that I was observing Pale-bellied Brent Goose. But later I started to doubt...
  2. Duck, Duck, Brant

    Duck, Duck, Brant

    You have heard of duck, duck, goose?
  3. Brant


  4. Not Yer Average Goose

    Not Yer Average Goose

  5. Brant


    Spent the weekend at my sisters in NJ to attend a wedding. Went out birding a couple of spots on Saturday. We went to Brigantine (a wildlife managemnent area known for waterfowl) but is just getting going there, lots of ducks but no shorebirds yet. also went to Barnegat Lighthouse where they...
  6. Brant on the beach 1

    Brant on the beach 1

  7. Brant on the beach

    Brant on the beach

  8. Stretch!


  9. Brants on the Wing

    Brants on the Wing

    These two Atlantic Brant were part of a much larger flock, at least a hundred plus birds (small around here in season). They flew close enough as to present a nice shot.
  10. Brant for pose

    Brant for pose

  11. Brant


  12. Geese & Ducks serie : Brant

    Geese & Ducks serie : Brant

    Another ''photo'' lifer!
  13. Brant flying

    Brant flying

  14. to close Brant

    to close Brant

  15. Say hai

    Say hai

  16. Brant WHO!!!!

    Brant WHO!!!!

    Whit two rings a X and a C
  17. Brants in the fog

    Brants in the fog

    Short-necked, dark brown above with black head and neck, white collar on neck. You should-a-seen the trouble I had getting a good one of this high contrast scene with the whiteness of the foggy morning and the black head of the Brants.....argggghhhhh...(I'm still not going to use flash...
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  19. Brant


  20. Bouncing Brant

    Bouncing Brant

    Brant riding the tide and wind at a stop over on its way North.
  21. Brant


  22. Brant trio

    Brant trio

    A new visitor to my area.The small arctic goose is not well known in Cleveland
  23. Brant


  24. Brant


    Part of a small flock of Brant on their way north.
  25. brants and brent

    brants and brent