A Sea of Snow Geese

I crossed the wooden single lane bridge to Westham Island from Ladner heading to Reifel Bird Sanctuary.

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One lane wooden bridge from Ladner to Westham Island

The sight of a thousand snow geese nestled in a farmer’s field, had me pulling over to the side of the road. They had journeyed all the way from Siberia, and the noise was deafening.

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Snow geese on farmland, Westham Island

On my return trip, I pulled off the road again when the huge flock rose into the air, the sky amass of birds, to settle a hundred metres further afield.

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