Greylag Goose - Western Isles Bird Sightings
Greylag Geese - This beautiful looking goose is actually the ancestor of most domestic geese. It has a pink bill and a pale forewing in flight. This goose has a wide neck with a very bulky body.
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Greylag Geese - Isle of Lewis and Harris Bird Sightings
The name greylag is explained in many ways - some say the 'lag' refers to it lagging behind on migration -(for those that pass through the Western Isles) or alternatively that 'lag' is and ancient name for goose