USGS - science for a changing world

Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center

  Home About NPWRC Our Science Staff Employment Contacts Common Questions About the Site

Ducks at a Distance
A Waterfowl Identification Guide


GIF -- Picture of Brant

These are sea geese, the blacks wintering south to Baja California, in the Pacific. The Atlantic race winters from Virginia northward. Flight is swift, in irregular and changing flock patterns.

Previous Section -- Canada Geese
Return to Contents
Next Section -- Snow Geese

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Page Contact Information: Webmaster
Page Last Modified: Friday, 01-Feb-2013 19:14:00 EST
Sioux Falls, SD [sdww54]