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  • Belarusian
    • Казарка канадская
  • Russian
    • Казарка канадская
  • 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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Recent observations

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

mrfish33

Date

August 22, 2015

Place

Doswalips (Google, OSM)

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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hannawacker

Date

February 4, 2010

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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avocat

Date

April 17, 2015

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

September 3, 2015 11:40 AM PDT

Description

Drinking from various water leaks/drips.

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

dpom

Date

September 3, 2015 09:18 AM PDT

Description

goose on the left is a leucistic male that we have had in our local flock for 7 or 8 years now

Photos / Sounds

What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

September 3, 2015 08:14 AM PDT

Description

This is the first time I've seen Leu, the well-known leucistic Canada Goose who has lived in San Mateo County for many years. His flock today was 30 geese.

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What

Giant Canada Goose Branta canadensis ssp. maxima

Observer

lscknwrbiota

Date

September 3, 2015 04:54 PM EDT

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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celticcail

Date

September 3, 2015 09:10 AM EDT

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

muir

Date

September 3, 2015 07:51 AM EDT

Description

Canada geese and black saddle bags on the White House lawn this morning.

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

jonwbecker

Date

May 21, 2011

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

bighornshaver

Date

September 1, 2015

Description

I don't know why they still call them Canada geese, they hang around here all year!

Photos / Sounds

What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

October 22, 2014 12:16 PM BST
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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.