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  • Scientific Names
    • Branta canadensis
  • French
    • bernache du Canada
  • English
    • Canada Goose
    • Canada Geese
  • Spanish
    • Ganso canadiense
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CANG
  • Portuguese
    • Ganso do Canadá

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Recent observations

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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islander

Date

January 25, 2015 11:33 AM EST

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Canada Geese Branta canadensis

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byzantinenature

Date

January 25, 2015

Description

A small gaggle of 6 individuals.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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speedy

Date

January 25, 2015

Place

Neuhof (Google, OSM)

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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hfabian

Date

January 23, 2015

Description

In flock with perhaps some cackling geese judging from the calls.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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john_barkla

Date

January 18, 2015

Description

On margins of estuary

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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jmaughn

Date

January 24, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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susanelliott

Date

January 24, 2015

Description

were seven during the Christmas Bird Count December 27; now only one; VERY small patch of open water

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paul_norwood

Date

January 19, 2015

Description

7 in estuary

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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sarahcarline

Date

January 8, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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jzzipkin

Date

January 21, 2015 11:30 AM PST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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leslie_flint

Date

January 21, 2015

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Canada Geese Branta canadensis

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byzantinenature

Date

January 21, 2015

Description

This was one of two gaggles of geese on the pond. This group was on the western section of the pond (McKinley Avenue bisects the pond). This group was relatively docile, and was harassed by the other geese nearby.

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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.