PHOTO: Just passing through

A flock of geese on migration spend some time in Birch Island

They appear to be snow geese.

Several geese graze in a field next to the old department of highways yard in Birch Island recently. They appear to be snow geese, which breed in the far north of Canada, including the Arctic islands, and spend the winter as far south as Mexico.

Photo by Joan Slingsby

 

 

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