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The greater white-fronted goose is notable for its pinkish-orange bill and legs, white face and scattered black belly barring.

Flight Lines: Waterfowl migration hard to miss throughout the region

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It started about 10 days ago with a phone call from a friend who found himself just south of West Fargo. In a rather excited tone he related how he had just seen a huge flock of snow geese moving north; a flock he estimated at roughly 50,000 birds. The waterfowl migration has let up little since then and at times it's been difficult to take a scan of the sky and not see at least some birds winging this way or that.


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