barnacle goose :
- n European goose smaller than the brant; breeds in the far north
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- Barnacle goose population continues to grow, triples in the eastern Gulf of Finland
Birdwatchers performed a counting of barnacle geese throughout Finland during the weekend 31 August-1 September 2013. According to the results, the autumn population of barnacle goose increased by eight per cent year-on-year. The highest growth was observed in the eastern Gulf of Finland, where the autumn population tripled.
Oct. 8, 2013 - Science Daily