The winter will bring more geese at Bourgas Lakes

At the end of 2012 the low temperatures and the snowy weather at North brought more geese at Bourgas Lakes. During the last weekend of the year volunteers of the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds and Bulgarian Ornithological Center investigated how has changed the number of the winter inhabitants of the lakes. The collected data point out that for ten days the number of the Greater White-fronted Goose increased to one hundred thousand. In the middle of December their number was approximately 20 000 and at the end of the month over 120000 spent the nights at Vaya Lake, Atanassovsko Lake and Mandra.