Thursday, April 07, 2016

Greenland White-fronted Geese

In the terrible light and wet and windy conditions came across about 200 - 220 Greenland White-fronts south of Selfoss and managed to accidentally photograph two neck collared birds; many thanks to Kane Brides, Tony Fox and co for a rapid response on these two birds detailed below

S9S caught Wexford, winter 2007/8, present Wexford 2009/10, 2011/12, seen Hvanneyri autumn 2008, S Iceland spring 2014. 
S9S 02.04.2016 Fljótshólar, S ICELAND GCA 
S9S 03.04.2016 Fljótshólar, S ICELAND 

S3H caught Hvanneyri, west Iceland, autumn 2005, wintered Wexford ever since, Hvanneyri spring 2008, 2012, 2013, 2104 and 2015, autumn 2008 and 2013. 
S3H 13.10.2015 Hvanneyri, W ICELAND ARN 
S3H 18.10.2015 Hvanneyri, W ICELAND MMI 
S3H 03.04.2016 Fljótshólar, S ICELAND GCA 

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