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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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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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nanorca13

Date

September 30, 2016 05:41 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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lgottlieb

Date

September 30, 2016 08:44 AM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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nanorca13

Date

May 15, 2013 05:12 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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jacqui-nz

Date

September 30, 2016 11:35 AM NZDT

Description

Bird was as still as a statue in the rushes beside the lake. Suspect it was on a nest.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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slsfirefight

Date

December 8, 2015 09:15 AM PST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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jaliya

Date

September 26, 2016

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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fallonbatchelor

Date

September 27, 2016 06:27 AM HST

Description

Wild life in the city. The geese were strolling in the parking lot at the mall . I am assuming that they are looking or 'shopping' for food.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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redhat

Date

September 24, 2016 04:47 PM CEST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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aosbioblitz

Date

September 24, 2016

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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aosbioblitz

Date

September 24, 2016

Description

Amy Witt

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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aosbioblitz

Date

September 24, 2016

Description

Amy Witt

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

aosbioblitz

Date

September 24, 2016

Description

Amy Witt

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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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