Blue Phase Ross's Goose, possible snow hybrid

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Blue Phase Ross's Goose, possible snow hybrid

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 2/6/2013 10:32:26 PM

Beautiful, Leslie! #1513289

Peggy Pfister level-classic 3/18/2013 9:57:21 AM

Beautiful capture, Leslie! #10614516

Carol Quina level-classic 3/18/2013 6:53:24 PM

Beautiful! Great clarity! #10615047

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This Blue Phase Ross's Goose has been hanging around the Colusa National Wildlife Refuge with his typical friends. Talk is that this one might be a hybrid with a Snow Goose. Note the black "smile" patch on its beak. However the head and body size is consistent with a Ross's Goose.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/4000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 840.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Uploaded on 2/6/2013 7:05:39 AM Editor's Pick

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