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  • Finnish
    • kanadanhanhi
  • German
    • Kanadagans
  • Portuguese
    • Ganso-do-canadá
  • Scientific Names
    • Branta canadensis
  • French
    • bernache du Canada
  • English
    • Canada Goose
  • Spanish
    • Ganso canadiense
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CANG

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Recent observations

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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lauramorganclark

Date

July 3, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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jmaughn

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July 3, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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richardwasson

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July 3, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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leemiranda_112

Date

June 20, 2015

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Brevard NC (Google, OSM)

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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dwest

Date

June 24, 2015 11:13 AM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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cdorsay

Date

July 1, 2015 01:02 PM ADT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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cullen

Date

June 18, 2015 08:54 AM CDT

Description

Alaska Trip

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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dominic

Date

June 26, 2015

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yep. . .

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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janahders

Date

April 26, 2015 03:44 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Canada goose and new born in my backyard along the Ameritech River

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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billmiky

Date

February 27, 2009

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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nfirlotte

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May 15, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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nanorca13

Date

June 29, 2015 01:57 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) is a goose with a black head and neck, white patches on the face, and a brownish-gray body. Native to arctic and temperate regions of North America, it also occasionally migrates to northern Europe, and has been introduced to Britain, New Zealand, and other temperate regions.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.