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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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cmstinson

Date

August 28, 2014 07:08 PM EDT

Description

Part of the local flock.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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markmckee

Date

August 28, 2014 08:13 AM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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maractwin

Date

August 28, 2014 08:59 AM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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brewbooks

Date

February 23, 2008 02:56 PM PST

Description

A pair of geese, seen while walking around Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
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canada goose Branta canadensis

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speiden

Date

August 26, 2014 03:38 PM EDT

Description

tracks

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canada goose Branta canadensis

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speiden

Date

August 26, 2014 03:53 PM EDT

Description

track showing edge of webbing between toes

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canada goose Branta canadensis

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speiden

Date

August 26, 2014 03:56 PM EDT

Description

scat and tracks

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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elizamalcolm

Date

the past

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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dpom

Date

August 23, 2014

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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maractwin

Date

August 24, 2014 09:33 AM EDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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mayfly1963

Date

August 23, 2014

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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dweeks

Date

May 11, 2013 04:16 PM EDT
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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.