Birds of the World

Anatidae : Swans, Geese & Ducks

Greylag Goose

Anser anser

Lancashire, England - November 2008

The Greylag Goose is the direct ancester of European domestic geese. There are numerous feral flocks roaming the countryside in Europe, but the true wild population is still numerous and it is a common wintering bird in Britain with many flocks numbering in the thousands.

Lancashire, England - October 2007

Lothian, Scotland - December 2005

Nottinghamshire, England - February 2012

Nottinghamshire, England - April 2013

Lothian, Scotland - January 2005

Lancashire, England - October 2007