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Snow Geese

Chen caerulescens

Description:

A medium-sized goose that breeds on the arctic tundra, the Snow Goose travels south in very large, high-flying, noisy flocks.

Habitat:

Breeds on subarctic and arctic tundra, near ponds or streams. Winters in coastal marshes and bays, wet grasslands, freshwater marshes, and cultivated fields.

Notes:

Migrating through Northwestern Pennsylvania.

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Pennsylvania, USA

Lat: 40.64, Long: -75.72

Spotted on Feb 3, 2012
Submitted on Feb 4, 2012

Spotted for mission

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