A small gaggle of 6 individuals.
In flock with perhaps some cackling geese judging from the calls.
On margins of estuary
were seven during the Christmas Bird Count December 27; now only one; VERY small patch of open water
7 in estuary
This was one of two gaggles of geese on the pond. This group was on the western section of the pond (McKinley Avenue bisects the pond). This group was relatively docile, and was harassed by the other geese nearby.
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.