Canada Goose

Waterfowl Identification

Numerous and popular, Canada geese, branta canadensis, are often called "honkers." Includes several races varying in weight from 3 to over 12 pounds. All have black heads and necks, white cheeks, similar habitats and voices. Sexes are identical.
Canada geese/UISFWS


 Distribution Map

Last Updated: November 14, 2018