[Bristol-Birds] Re: Goose ID

  • From: Larry McDaniel <larrycmcd@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: BRISTOL BIRDS <bristol-birds@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 5 May 2009 20:30:31 -0400

They sound like Canada/Graylag hybrids. We have some at Steele Creek Park.

 

Larry McDaniel
 
> Date: Tue, 5 May 2009 12:26:39 -0400
> From: dhuffman@xxxxxxxx
> To: bristol-birds@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [Bristol-Birds] Goose ID
> 
> At Eagle Bend Fish Hatchery north of Knoxville on Monday, May 4, we saw 
> three large geese. They looked mostly like white-fronted geese with the 
> white ring around the bill but had the white cheek patch of the Canada 
> goose. Were these likely hybrids?
> Thanks,
> Anita Huffman
> Rugby, VA
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