Date: 7/5/20 7:27 am From: larspernorgren <larspernorgren...> Subject: [obol] Re: White goose in Tillamook
White Graylags (Anser anser) are the equivalent of the Peking Duck ( a white domestic Mallard) and are fully capable of flight. For several years a family sized group, 5-6 , lived in nw Tangent. I saw them flying back and forth across the highway when commuting . The south side of the highway often a had a large flock of Cacklers in winter. To see the white geese mixed in, wings folded and at a distance, inevitably gave the uninitiated potent false hopes.Sent from my Verizon, Samsung Galaxy smartphone -------- Original message --------From: David Bailey <davidcbaileyoregon...> Date: 7/4/20 6:52 PM (GMT-08:00) To: <obol...> Subject: [obol] White goose in Tillamook Cliff and Denise,Snow geese have pink Bill's and extensive black in the outer wings...I suspect this is an escaped domestic goose. ---------- Forwarded message ---------From: <ebird-alert...>Date: Sat, Jul 4, 2020, 18:29Subject: [eBird Alert] Tillamook County Rare Bird Alert <daily>To: *** Species Summary:
- Snow Goose (2 reports)
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