Canadian goose


Canadian goose

The Canadian goose (Branta canadensis) is a large species of wild goose  with a black head and neck,a brown body and white patches on the face and white chinstrap, light tan to cream breast and brown back.Locally Known As Qaaz or Hunjh.


Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN 3.1)[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Anseriformes
Family: Anatidae
Subfamily: Anserinae
Tribe: Anserini
Genus: Branta
Species: B. canadensis
Binomial name
Branta canadensis
(Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference WikiPedia

  • Size & Shape

    Canada Geese are big or large waterfowl birds with a long neck, large body, large webbed feet, and wide, flat bill.

  • Color Pattern

    Canada Geese have a black head with white cheeks and chinstrap, black neck, tan breast, and brown back. and black head and neck,a brown body and white patches on the face.

  • Behavior

    Canada Geese feed by dabbling in the water or grazing in fields and large lawns. They are often seen in flight moving in pairs or flocks; flocks often assume a V formation.

  • Habitat

    Just about anywhere near lakes, rivers, ponds, or other small or large bodies of water, and in yards, park lawns, and farm fields.


Canadian goose in Flight


Canadian goose Call


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