Classification
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All Names

  • Italian
    • Oca del Canada
    • Oca canadese
  • Portuguese
    • Ganso do Canadá
    • Ganso-do-canadá
  • French
    • Bernache du Canada
  • Catalan
    • Oca del Canadà
  • Scientific Names
    • Branta canadensis
  • English
    • Canada Goose
  • Spanish
    • Ganso canadiense
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CANG
  • German
    • Kanadagans
  • Finnish
    • kanadanhanhi
  • Russian
    • Казарка канадская
  • Belarusian
    • Казарка канадская

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Recent observations

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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gwark

Date

April 17, 2012 08:59 AM AKDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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tiwane

Date

July 22, 2016 06:53 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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mattthecdnsailor

Date

May 20, 2014

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Giant Canada Goose Branta canadensis ssp. maxima

Observer

martin-hall

Date

May 6, 2016 02:46 PM HST

Description

Goose, Gander and Gooslings

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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kelsie-pombo

Date

July 22, 2016 04:54 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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quantron

Date

July 22, 2016 12:10 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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sea-kangaroo

Date

July 20, 2016 07:24 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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brendan6

Date

July 22, 2016 07:41 AM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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sea-kangaroo

Date

July 21, 2016 10:11 AM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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taogirl

Date

July 20, 2016

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

monica37

Date

March 17, 2016

Description

We have a lot of ducks, geese and storks visit our lake in our condo complex. Not just mallards, we have North American Coots, Teals, and a few white geese as well as these Canadian Geese.

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

May 21, 2016 09:08 AM GST
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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.
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