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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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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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tienglander

Date

July 8, 2008

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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mc_biology_club

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May 24, 2015 12:42 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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jdickson3

Date

July 19, 2011

Description

I found these geese at the Platform Tennis Courts at North Park.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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jenhoward55

Date

May 18, 2015

Description

These 2 were having a race to catch up with mom and the other goslings. This pair had 23 goslings.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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hfabian

Date

May 24, 2015

Place

Big Break (Google, OSM)

Description

Family.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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gyrrlfalcon

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May 24, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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mgochfeld

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May 2, 2015

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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erikamitchell

Date

May 22, 2015 08:30 AM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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donnak

Date

September 29, 2014

Description

Geese visiting the neighborhood in Jacksonville Beach, FL

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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dandugan

Date

May 24, 2015 11:21 AM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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eegall

Date

May 22, 2015

Description

Canada Geese. This is the first gosling I've seen this year. At least 5 nests have been destroyed by flooding and predators this year.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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beaatthenest

Date

May 24, 2015 08:43 AM EDT

Description

Two pair eating in newly-planted cornfield

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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.