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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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jay

Date

July 23, 2014

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canada geese Branta canadensis

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bouveriebio

Date

April 29, 2009

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CANG Branta canadensis

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zcota

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July 21, 2014

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CANG Branta canadensis

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zcota

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July 21, 2014

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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pjennetten

Date

May 31, 2014 11:41 AM CDT

Description

Two canada goose and six goslings spotted at Little Swan Lake near Avon, IL

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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vilseskog

Date

July 24, 2014 10:47 AM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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maractwin

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July 25, 2014 10:36 AM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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bennet

Date

April 23, 2009

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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maractwin

Date

July 24, 2014 02:39 PM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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muir

Date

July 18, 2014 12:15 PM AKDT

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Canada goose Branta canadensis

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okellhammer

Date

July 24, 2014 02:03 PM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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garychang

Date

July 21, 2014 10:59 AM PDT

Description

One was wearing a neck collar, but I couldn't figure out how to report it. The link from WDFW was broken.

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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.