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In late November 2016 I spent several days at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico. Snow Geese and Sandhill Cranes were there by the thousands but the highlight for me were Pintail Ducks flying into a small pond along the road.

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"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Crane Sandhill", "Grus canadensis", "New Mexico"

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"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Crane Sandhill", "Grus canadensis", "New Mexico"

Goose_S_A45T0374

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

Goose_S_A45T0445

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

Goose_S_A45T0524

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

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"Anas clypeata", "Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "New Mexico", "Shoveler Northern"

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"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Duck Ruddy", "New Mexico", "Oxyura jamaicensis"

Goose_S_A45T0657

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

Crane_Sandhill_A45T0696

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Crane Sandhill", "Grus canadensis", "New Mexico"

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"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "New Mexico", Sunrise

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"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Crane Sandhill", "Grus canadensis", "New Mexico"

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"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Crane Sandhill", "Grus canadensis", "New Mexico"

Goose_S_C8A1113

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

Goose_S_A45T0940

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

Goose_Ros_A45T1065

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen rossii", "Goose Ross's", "New Mexico"

Shoveler_N_A45T1074

"Anas clypeata", "Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "New Mexico", "Shoveler Northern"

Goose_S_C8A1473

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

Goose_S_C8A1637

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Chen caerulescens", "Goose Snow", "New Mexico"

Pintail_N_A45T1159

"Anas acuta", "Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "New Mexico", "Pintail Northern"

Crane_Sandhill_A45T1622

"Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge", "Crane Sandhill", "Grus canadensis", "New Mexico"