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geese

domestic geese which were derived from the wild goose Anser anser. There are many other species in this genus and in the other genus of geese, the Branta spp. of which Branta canadensis is typical.
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You are endeavouring to trace some geese which were sold by Mrs.
I was leaning against the wall at the time and looking at the geese which were waddling about round my feet, and suddenly an idea came into my head which showed me how I could beat the best detective that ever lived.
My sister had told me some weeks before that I might have the pick of her geese for a Christmas present, and I knew that she was always as good as her word.
Biologists glean invaluable information about the migratory patterns and health of goose populations by matching the band numbers of recaptured geese to banding records.
Midcontinent greater white-fronted geese (Anser albifrons frontalis, hereafter white-fronted geese) make extensive use of this region during spring and historically were able to acquire substantial lipid stores while staging (Krapu et al.
I speak of the over-representation of Canadian geese in Canadian prison yards.
Still, geese have got big bones and there would be plenty for left-overs, for goose rissoles and goose quiche.
Morse, the city's commissioner of public health, considered temporarily closing Elm Park a few years ago because it had become so overrun with geese.
With a knowledge base accrued over two generations, Richard and Jim Schiltz boast a thorough knowledge about geese, which is evident in their superior food product.
Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, Rick Stein, Nigella Lawson and The Two Fat Ladies have also recommended her free range geese on their TV shows - often dropping by in person to pick them up.
He's in charge of wildlife, including the geese in Drake Park, which runs along the Deschutes river in the city.
Consequently hunters often shoot at geese at longer ranges than at any other wild birds.