Rare bean geese in China

Some birds which are rare in western Europe, are not rare in Africa, north America, or east Asia.

And some birds which are common winter migrants in parts of western Europe, are rare winter visitors in east Asia.

From the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong:

Treat for birdwatchers as four rare visitors touch down at Mai Po

Cheung Chi-fai

Nov 11, 2010

A cold spell from the north has brought new visitors to Mai Po Nature Reserve – a small flock of migratory wild bean geese from Siberia.

This is a video from Spain about a bean goose (and a gray lag goose and a coot).

Wildlife in China: here.

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