Population information

Order name Anseriformes
Family name Anatidae
Scientific name Branta canadensis Common name Canada Goose
Population name canadensis/interior, "North Atlantic"
Breeding range Newfoundland, Labrador, W Greenland Non-breeding range Coastal E USA
Red List Category Least Concern
Ramsar regions North America
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Conservation Framework

Conservation framework Notes
No conservation frameworks
Note:

Population size

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 0 0 130,000 130,000 [R651]
WPE 4 0 0 130,000 130,000 [R651]
WPE 1 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 2 0 0 -1 -1
WPE 5 2011 2011 79,500 233,000 Expert opinion [R1180]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 3 1996 2001 STA [R651]
WPE 4 1996 2001 STA [R651]
WPE 1 0 0 Unknown
WPE 2 0 0 Unknown
WPE 5 2002 2011 DEC [R1180]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 3 2002 1300
WPE 4 2006 1300
WPE 1 0 -1
WPE 2 0 -1
WPE 5 2012 1400

References

  • R651 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2001. Waterfowl Population Status, 2001. US Department of the Interior,Washington, D.C. 50pp.
  • R1180 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2011d. Waterfowl population status, 2011. U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C. USA.
  • R1534 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2014. Waterfowl population status, 2014. U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C. USA.

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Citation: Wetlands International (). "Waterbird Population Estimates" . Retrieved from wpe.wetlands.org on