December 2014 – vol. 107, issue 12 The oldest Barnacle Goose ever recorded was seen lastÂ week at WWT Caerlaverock Wetland Centre on the Solway Coast. During its 30 years it will have flown well over 120,000 miles - five times the circumference of the Earth - migrating to and from its Arctic breeding grounds. The species, whose spectacular free-falling chicks featured in the opening episode of the recent David Attenborough ser... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.