Bird Photos / Snow Goose

Last Update: 12/12/2012

We saw this first Snow Goose (the white one) with a large group of Canada Geese by the boat launch at Muddy Run Park in Lancaster County, PA.

Snow Goose

I saw this next Snow Goose in a group with some domestic geese at the North East, MD Town Park on February 5th, 2005. The legs and bill were noticeably pink in person.

Snow Goose

The snow geese at the bottom of the photo, partially hidden by the grass, were seen at Bombay Hook NWR, DE in late September, 2006.

Snow Goose

I saw the goose in the next two photos along side the road at Bombay Hook in late December 2006.

Snow Goose

Snow Goose

This group of snow geese was in a field at Bombay Hook in late December 2006. They would frequently take off, fly around a little, and then land back in the same general area.

Snow Geese

I saw these snow geese flying at Bombay Hook in October 2007.

Snow Geese

Snow Goose

I saw several darker snow geese at Bombay Hook on December 27th, 2007.

Snow Goose

Snow Geese

Joyce and I saw this huge flock of snow geese take off and move into one of the ponds at Blackwater NWR on March 8th, 2008.

Snow Goose Flock

This huge flock was also at Blackwater, but on January 11th, 2009.

Snow Goose Flock

This group flew in front of a rainbow at Brigantine NWR, NJ on November 27th, 2009.

Snow Goose Flock

Snow Goose Flock

I saw these birds in a field in Lewes, DE on December 10th, 2010. Note the darker birds, which are dark juveniles. The ones with dark bodies and white heads are dark morph adults.

Snow Goose

Snow Goose

This huge group of Snow Geese gathered in one of the larger lakes at Prime Hook NWR, DE on December 3rd, 2012.

Snow Geese