BBC Learning Zone Clips

CLIP 12507

Flying south

Flying south
Key Info
  • Flying south
  • Duration: 01:30
  • Snow geese breed in the high arctic, they migrate to New Mexico in the winter. During their migration they stop off to gather food, such as seeds, to give them energy for their long journey. This clip was first published on Frozen Planet programme page: Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:



    Living Things in their Environments: Habitats

  • Keywords: migration, migrate, geese, snow geese, birds, arctic, habitats, habitat, frozen planet
Ideas for use in class
  • Look at how the habitats of birds change over the different seasons.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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