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

Photos / Sounds

What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

cypseloides

Date

March 31, 2015 09:37 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

jeremysigns

Date

August 24, 2016 02:36 PM CDT

Description

Prolific defecator.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

rouzbehbahani

Date

August 24, 2016 01:40 PM CDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

fizzshine

Date

August 24, 2016 04:07 PM BST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Date

August 14, 2016 11:51 AM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

georgepauly

Date

August 22, 2016 07:46 PM EDT

Description

Nonmigratory flock

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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peterkahn

Date

August 23, 2016 06:44 PM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

vancouverbirder

Date

February 1, 2015 03:46 PM PST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

headfull0fstars

Date

August 23, 2016 01:59 PM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

jlayman

Date

December 9, 2015 03:20 PM EST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

photolizm

Date

August 23, 2016

Description

About 20 of them, happily bathing

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

aheathco

Date

August 23, 2016 07:58 AM CDT
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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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