Barnacle Goose
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Characteristics
Colouring Black neck and chest, white lower
Voice Harsh short bark
Feeds on Grass, clover and similar
Flight Strong and quick
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Barnacle Goose
Barnacle Goose
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Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Localised
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Branta leucopsis
Category Wildfowl
StdName Barnacle Goose
Vital Statistics
Length 58 to 70 cms
Weight 1500 to 2000 gms
Wingspan 132 to 145 cms
Lifespan 1 to 18 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Barnacle Goose (Species=Branta leucopsis / Standard Name=Barnacle Goose)