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Monday, 2 April 2018

Nene (Hawaiian goose) - Branta sandvicensis

Photographed at Slimbridge WWT, Gloucestershire, UK. Captive. Breeding well.


Please look at my website bobswildlife.co.ukThere is a photo of a Fieldfare. And a  Cormorant by Callum in  the 'Guest photographer.







35 comments:

  1. It would be nice to see that bird. Awesome.

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  2. Wow. Was this in Hawaii??

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  3. Beautiful bird. Welcome to Finland.

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  4. Hi Bob,
    What an absolute beauty, stunning head.
    All the best, John

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  5. Hola Bob,espectaculares imagenes de este bello Ganso.Un abrazo.

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  6. Very beautiful goose Bob, I love it !!!

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  7. A beauty I had never heard of before today. Thank you.

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    1. Thanks for the Slimbridge WWT, they who does it EC.

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  8. Without Slimbridge, I suspect that there might not be any Nene.

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    1. Hi David, they are the best I think.

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  9. Beautiful. Looks at the first one first of course because it's the one that loads first and it looked headless :) at first glance...then I saw it wasn't..

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  10. A magnificent bird - you showed it SO well! :-)

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  11. Great goose, beautiful images.

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  12. Hi Bob.

    Beautiful pictures of this Duck.

    Groettie from Patricia.

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  13. She wasn't so sure about you pointing at her, huh.

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  14. Beautiful goose Bob. The photos are wonderful.
    I wish you a good Tuesday.
    Un abrazo.

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  15. A pretty goose and has incredibly arranged feathers at the neck. :)

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  16. Buenos planos de detalle del ganso.
    Un abrazo,

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  17. A striking plumaged Goose and nicely photographed Bob.

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  18. Hi Bob,
    Wow, this is a magnificent goose!
    Great photos!
    best regards Maria

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  19. Such a gorgeous goose, Bob, and a real success story for Slimbridge. Super images too, Bob! Best wishes - - - Richard

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    1. Thanks Richard, and you notice the story, cheers.

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  20. Hello Bob!:) So glad these gorgeous geese are breeding and doing well in Slimbridge. Your photos are fabulous, especially the last image which really shows off the beautiful head, and neck feathers. I think they are beautiful.:)

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  21. Brilliant photos. The goose is so beautiful, real queen. hehe :)))

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  22. Beautiful goose and great photos.

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