Tundra Bean Goose (Anser fabialis rossicus)

Winter vistors to the UK but rarely straying outside of their normal Wintering grounds. Here's a couple of examples which turned up in Shropshire. Tundra beans are smaller than Taiga and the short bill sports a small red-orange patch

Tundra Bean Goose VP 18 10 13 IMG_3394

Tundra Bean Goose VP 18 10 13 IMG_3394



Tundra Bean Goose feeding VP 18 10 13 IMG_3396

Tundra Bean Goose feeding VP 18 10 13 IMG_3396



Tundra Bean Goose feeding VP 18 10 13 IMG_3416

Tundra Bean Goose feeding VP 18 10 13 IMG_3416



Tundra Bean Goose VP 18 10 13 IMG_3428

Tundra Bean Goose VP 18 10 13 IMG_3428



Tundra Bean Goose side on Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2687

Tundra Bean Goose side on Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2687



Tundra Bean Goose side on orange leg Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2721

Tundra Bean Goose side on orange leg Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2721



Tundra Bean Goose side on Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 MG_2679

Tundra Bean Goose side on Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 MG_2679



Tundra Bean Goose side on Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2649

Tundra Bean Goose side on  Priorslee Flash 5 12 11  IMG_2649



Tundra Bean Goose side on head forward Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2689

Tundra Bean Goose side on head forward  Priorslee Flash 5 12 11  IMG_2689



Tundra Bean Goose with Greylag flock Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2717

Tundra Bean Goose with Greylag flock  Priorslee Flash 5 12 11 IMG_2717



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