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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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samtoabe

Date

December 20, 2014 01:20 PM EST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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samtoabe

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December 20, 2014 01:52 PM EST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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samtoabe

Date

December 20, 2014 01:18 PM EST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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samtoabe

Date

December 20, 2014 12:43 PM EST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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valpasq

Date

December 20, 2014 11:02 AM EST

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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valpasq

Date

December 20, 2014 08:00 AM EST

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Square

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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dpom

Date

December 18, 2014 04:06 PM PST

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Square

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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wisel

Date

November 26, 2014

Description

Another blurry photo but these guys are ubiquitous.

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Square

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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anudibranchmom

Date

December 17, 2014 11:38 AM PST

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Square

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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marvelliott

Date

December 17, 2014

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Canada geese Branta canadensis

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kentr4000

Date

December 17, 2014 11:07 AM EST

Description

Pair

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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keimwj

Date

January 3, 2009 09:55 AM EST

Description

Now, where did I put that cell phone?

03 Jan 2009.
Mercer County Park, Mercer Co, NJ

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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.