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Pale-bellied Brent Goose - Branta bernicla hrota

 

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2012:

One was seen briefly in the New Passage/ Northwick Warth area on March 28th; Five, two adults with three juveniles were seen at Severn Beach on September 11th - 12th; One was reported from Northwick Warth on November 18th.

 

2010:

One was seen with fifty-four Dark-bellied Brent Geese at Severn Beach in the morning on March 21st.

 

2009:

On April 8th one was seen from the shore at Severn Beach and was tracked down the coast; The same or another was seen from the shore at Severn Beach on April 25th; On September 1st eighteen were noted on the shore at Severn Beach and were last seen heading south-west at 17:00.

 

2007:

One was seen at New Passage in the afternoon on January 25th and was still present on January 26th.

 

1995:

On February 12th an adult in winter plumage was identified at Northwick Warth. This is the first documented reference to this form in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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