Tag: "geese" at biology news
Spring migration of pink-footed geese under threat
As thousands of pink-footed geese
(Anser brachyrhynchus) prepare for their spring mi...at the escalating conflict between farmers and the geese
is threatening the birds' survival. Writing in the new issue of the British Ecological Society's Jou...
Wild birds help to create human flu vaccine
...midst of an outbreak in August killing wild ducks, geese
and swans in northern Mongolia have unique genetic characteristics which make them a valuable addition to a human vaccine based on a variety of strains of influenza. Working in Mongolia for a health survey of wild bird populations in Mongolia, ...