Egyptian geese use a surprisingly wide variety of nest sites including the ground, burrows, ledges, cliffs and the abandoned nests of other species.
It is difficult to distinguish a male Egyptian goose from a female on sight. However, they have distinctive vocalizations; the males hiss, while females cackle.
Common near water but can inhabit open plains
Feeds on crops and young grass and will feed in water and on land
Africa south of the Sahara
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