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Aves, 54/1 | 2017 | 9-19

  Status of the Brent Goose Branta bernicla in Wallonia
Philippe Deflorenne

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An unusual number of Brent Geese were observed in Wallonia during the Spring of 2017 (11 individuals in total).This article analyzes the data collected over past decades (frequency, size of groups, observation periods, duration of stay and distribution), putting the results in the western European context. The various possible subspecies are also mentioned, although to date only ssp. bernicla has been observed in Wallonia.


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