Arriving and resting Barnacle Geese at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

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Picture of Barnacle Geese in flight as well as resting on a sea wall
Arriving and resting Barnacle Geese at Gruinart, Isle of Islay

A November view at Gruinart: Some Barnacle Geese are resting on the sea wall towards Loch Gruinart, others are flying in to join them

Barnacle Geese at Loch Indaal with incoming tide, Isle of Islay

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Picture of Barnacle Geese near the shore of a sea loch
Barnacle Geese at Loch Indaal with incoming tide, Isle of Islay

Near the top of Loch Indaal a number of Barnacle Geese are sitting near the shore. It turned out to be an incoming tide, when I returned to the same spot an hour later the shore had flooded and no geese were to be seen any more.