Nature Almanac – Quest for a Rare Pink Footed Goose

pink-footed-gooseHere’s the Nature Almanac for the first Friday in February.

It’s the quest for an extremely rare bird that has never been seen before in Colorado — a goose that looks a lot like a Canada Goose, so it blends in with the thousands of Canada Geese and Cackling Geese on local reservoirs.

However, THIS goose originates from the Eastern Arctic, and it has pink feet. Will Scott Severs and Ruth Carol Cushman find it? You’ll see…

Images courtesy of Scott E. Severs.