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Wader Shore Zone - WWT Slimbridge (November 2013) ©Nigel Key
Wader Shore Zone - WWT Slimbridge (November 2013) ©Nigel Key
Wader Shore Zone - WWT Slimbridge (November 2013) ©Nigel Key
Wader Shore Zone (WWT Slimbridge)
Wader Shore Zone.
To locate the Wader Shore Zone and places of interest at Slimbridge Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (W.W.T.), please click the above image for a map.

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The following wildfowl, amongst others, can be found in the Wader Shore Zone at WWT Slimbridge, click image for information: -
Brent Goose (WWT Slimbridge September 2018) - pic by Nigel Key
Brent Goose
The Brent Goose, also known as the Brant Goose, is a member of the Branta genus. There are three types of sub-species of Brent Goose, the Dark-bellied, the Pale-bellied and the Black Brent Goose.
Greylag Goose (WWT Slimbridge October 2011) - pic by Nigel Key
Greylag Goose
The Greylag goose is the largest of the 'grey' geese and is the last goose to migrate South, 'lagging' behind the others, which led to its name.
 (WWT Slimbridge November 2017) - pic by Nigel Key
Pink-Footed Goose
The Pink-Footed Goose is closely related to the Bean Goose and is very similar in appearance.
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WWT Slimbridge is divided into various Zones and places of interest. The links below contain information on wildfowl that can be found in each Zone: -
Andean Flamingo Zone
Asia Zone
Australia Zone
Back From The Brink
Flamingo Lagoon
Geese Of The World
Lesser Flamingo Zone
North America Zone
Otter Pool Zone
Pampas Pen Zone
South America Zone
Swan Lake Zone
Tropical House
Tundra Zone
Wader Shore Zone
Caribbean Flamingo Zone

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