Population information

Nom ordre Anseriformes
Nom famille Anatidae
Nom scientifique Branta hutchinsii Nom courant Cackling Goose
Nom population leucopareia, Kuril (Ekarmar-Japan)
Aire de reproduction Kuril islands Aire de non-reproduction N Japan
Catégorie de la Liste Rouge Least Concern
Regions Ramsar Asia
Notes New population added in WPE5 based on success of a reintroduction programme. Previously included under Branta canadensis.

Réseau de conservation

Réseau de conservation Notes
Pas des Réseaux de conservation

Taille de population

Publication Start year End year Minimum Maximum Estimate quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 2005 2011 40 250 Census based [S7921]

Population trends

Publication Start year End year Trend Trend quality Notes References Actions
WPE 5 1995 2011 INC Good

Population 1% level

Publication Yearset 1 percent Note
WPE 5 2012 1



  • S7921 - Almost extinct in E Asia from middle of 20th century until 1995, when Aleutian Canada Goose Recovery Project in NE Asia began, resulting in re-establishment of small population in Japan.

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