Adult Brent Goose
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Characteristics
Colouring Black head / bill, brown lower
Voice Harsh short bark
Feeds on Grass, clover and similar
Flight Strong and quick
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Adult Brent Goose
Adult Brent Goose
Also Known As ..
Brant
Page Last Updated 20/07/2017 08:13:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Localised
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Branta bernicla
Category Wildfowl
StdName Brent Goose
Vital Statistics
Length 56 to 61 cms
Weight 1300 to 1600 gms
Wingspan 110 to 121 cms
Lifespan 12 to 15 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 NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Brent Goose (Species=Branta bernicla / Standard Name=Brent Goose)