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Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Pink-footed Goose

This Pink-footed Goose was on its lonesome at the Watermill flood this morning. We often see the odd Greylag at this time of year there, but I can't recall a spring Pinkfoot before.


Barry Stewart said...

Possibly the same bird with Greylags on salt marsh se of Loughor Bridge 16:30-19:00hrs

Barry Stewart said...

I see it also appeared at Llanilid on the 14th (AH) on its whistle-stop tour of the county.