Barnacle Goose family, Jokulsarlon, Iceland

Barnacle Goose family, Jokulsarlon, Iceland - Barnacle Goose
Jökulsárlón, Iceland (June 2017)

This image was taken during a trip organised by Natures Images and led by Danny Green and Paul Hobson. Jökulsárlón is a glacial lagoon containing icebergs calved from the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier.

Gordon Rae, Garth Peacock, Liz Cutting, Helen Jackson-Garside and Carol Minks were among the eight photographers on the trip. Check out their websites for more images from the Iceland tour.

Status is Least Concern. For more information on this bird species see the following links:
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis / Internet Bird Collection
Barnacle Goose / Bird Forum
BirdLife International / Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis
ARKive / Barnacle goose (Branta leucopsis)

Shooting Date/Time 11:17
Tv(Shutter Speed) 1/1000
Av(Aperture Value) 11
Exposure Compensation +2/3
ISO Speed 2000

Latitude 64 02 43.6 N
Longitude 16 11 4.8 W
Altitude -20.90m


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