Date: 3/12/18 7:19 am From: <mvjohnski...> Subject: [cobirds] Re: Canada goose, Monte Vista, Alamosa county
On Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 1:29:56 PM UTC-6, fiddlenurs wrote: > > I would like some input on this goose at the Montevista wildlife refuge. I > thought he was partially leucystic but now have noticed the orange legs. > That makes me wonder if he is a white fronted goose cross Canada goose. > Snow goose cross Canada goose. Thoughts? > > Thanks, Deb Carstensen, Arapahoe County >
Yes this is a Greylag X Canada Goose Hybrid. It has been around the refuge for 3 years now. Good spot and quite a different bird!