South Downs Nature Brent Geese South Downs Nature Photography
BRENT GEESE Branta bernicla

Distinguished from other black geese by a white patch on its neck with a sooty black head.
A winter visitor to the coasts of Britain where they feed on zostera weed on tidal mudflats. Brent geese breed on the Arctic tundra.
Date: 21 Feb 2017
Location: Cuckmere Haven