Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

tompallag

Date

February 5, 2016

Description

Saw two Geese starting to explore the parking lot at Humber North Campus.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

February 8, 2016 03:19 PM CST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

cvervoorn

Date

February 5, 2016 08:30 AM NZDT

Description

A pair of Canada Geese seem to be living at Lake Angelus. They were there the previous evening as well, and based on their dried scat around the lake have been there for a while. Didn't get a photo though.

Photos / Sounds

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Date

February 7, 2016

Description

Saw this Canadian goose own Toronto at James Garden.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

sarahcarline

Date

February 7, 2016

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

dpom

Date

February 8, 2016 10:48 AM PST

Description

Standing next to smaller Cackling Goose

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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hfabian

Date

February 3, 2016

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

alliepetersen

Date

February 8, 2016

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

alliepetersen

Date

February 8, 2016 01:12 PM MST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

vncdatatech01

Date

July 12, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

boycedrummond

Date

February 7, 2016 12:30 PM MST

Description

22 individuals seen on ice near larger of two ponds.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

tiwane

Date

February 7, 2016 05:33 PM PST
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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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