Population information

Nom ordre Anseriformes
Nom famille Anatidae
Nom scientifique Branta canadensis Nom courant Canada Goose
Nom population Atlantic flyway resident (various subspecies)
Aire de reproduction S Quebec & S Maritime Provinces S through Atlantic states Aire de non-reproduction
Catégorie de la Liste Rouge Least Concern
Regions Ramsar North America
Notes These populations were treated as a single larger population WPE1. (WPE2)

Réseau de conservation

Réseau de conservation Notes
Pas des Réseaux de conservation
Note:

Taille de population

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 0 0 689,100 689,100 No quality assessment [R657]
WPE 3 0 0 1,010,000 1,010,000 No quality assessment [R651]
WPE 4 0 0 1,010,000 1,010,000 No quality assessment [R651]
WPE 5 2011 2011 845,000 1,190,000 Expert opinion [R1180]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 2 1986 1996 INC No quality assessment [R657]
WPE 3 1991 2001 INC No quality assessment [R651]
WPE 4 1996 2005 INC No quality assessment [R656]
WPE 5 2003 2011 DEC No quality assessment [R1180]

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 2 1997 6900
WPE 3 2002 10100
WPE 4 2006 10000
WPE 5 2012 10000

References

  • R657 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Canadian Wildlife Service. 1996. Waterfowl Population Status 1996. USFWS, Washington DC.
  • R651 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2001. Waterfowl Population Status, 2001. US Department of the Interior,Washington, D.C. 50pp.
  • R656 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2005. Waterfowl Population Status, 2005. US Department of the Interior,Washington, D.C. http://www.fws.gov/migratorybirds/reports/status05/final_status_05.pdf
  • 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