Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca (formerly Alopochen aegyptiacus)

A feral species with its stronghold in Norfolk. The first photos are wild birds taken in their native African range but the rest are feral birds from Norfolk.

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Egyptian Geese, Vwaza Marsh (Malawi), 4th October 2008

 

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Egyptian Geese, Whitlingham CP (Norfolk, UK), 1st July 2011

 

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adult Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 24th June 2007

 

Egyptian Goose, Sparham Pools (Norfolk, UK), 5th April 2008

 

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Egyptian Geese, Salthouse (Norfolk, UK), 21st September 2004

 

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adult Egyptian Geese, Wroxham Broad (Norfolk, UK), 17th April 2004

 

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Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 2nd February 2008

 

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juvenile Egyptian Geese, Holkham Park (Norfolk, UK), 6th July 2005

 

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Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 24th June 2007. Pale-headed birds like this are not normal but occur quite frequently.

 

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Egyptian Geese, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 20th September 2008, including another (or perhaps the same) pale-headed bird

 

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Egyptian Goose with goslings, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 1st June 2008

 

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Egyptian Geese, Sparham Pools (Norfolk, UK), 27th April 2008

 

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Egyptian Geese, Holkham Park (Norfolk, UK), 4th February 2012

 

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Egyptian Geese, Salthouse (Norfolk, UK), 23rd December 2012

 

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white Egyptian Goose, Bittering (Norfolk, UK), 8th March 2014

 

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Egyptian Goose, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 4th November 2006

 

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family Egyptian Geese (adult behind three juveniles), Lyng-Easthaugh Fishery (Norfolk, UK), 18th December 2004

 

adult Egyptian Geese with goslings, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 2nd June 2004

 

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Egyptian Geese, Tattersett (Norfolk, UK), 2nd September 2003

Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 9th June 2007

 

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adult Egyptian Geese, Wroxham Broad (Norfolk, UK), 17th April 2004

 

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adult Egyptian Geese, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 31st March 2007

 

adult Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 6th April 2007

 

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adult Egyptian Goose, Whitlingham CP (Norfolk, UK), 9th February 2001

 

adult and gosling Egyptian Geese, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 15th April 2007

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Egyptian Geese, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 6th May 2007

 

Egyptian Goose gosling, Flitcham (Norfolk, UK), 16th April 2007

 

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Egyptian Goose, Salthouse (Norfolk, UK), 10th November 2007

 

adult Egyptian Goose, Holkham Park (Norfolk, UK), 6th July 2005

 

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Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 21st December 2007

 

Egyptian Goose, Sparham Pools (Norfolk, UK), 11th August 2007

 

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Egyptian Geese, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 17th February 2008

 

Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 30th January 2011

 

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Egyptian Goose, Sparham Pools (Norfolk, UK), 30th March 2008

 

adult Egyptian Goose, Holkham Park (Norfolk, UK), 1st July 2005

 

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Egyptian Goose goslings (at least 32 days old), Coxford (Norfolk, UK), 16th April 2004

 

Egyptian Goose, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 14th October 2007

 

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Egyptian Goose with goslings, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 18th March 2012

 

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Egyptian Geese, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 24th March 2012

 

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adult Egyptian Goose with gosling, Beetley (Norfolk, UK), 8th May 2013