A small goose with a mainly black head and neck, breeding in the arctic tundra of Eurasia and Canada.
- Branta bernicla, family Anatidae
- During our latest visit to the reserve brent geese were the main attraction.
- The grazing intensity of wintering brent geese was monitored on areas of grass pasture.
- You can help them by reporting sightings of brent geese away from the coast.
Late Middle English: of unknown origin.
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