Birds foraging on a sod farm. See author's comment.

Birds foraging on a sod farm. See author's comment.
Species: Canada Goose   Branta canadensis
Subspecies: moffitti
Author: Don DesJardin
Sunday, November 17, 2013
Added to IBC: 18 Nov 2013 - 01:09
Your rating: None
Average: 4.4 (5 votes)
All Rights Reserved
Altitude (m): 
466 meters


The smaller geese in the background are AOU recognized as Cackling Goose, Branta hutchinsii, ssp leucopareia "Aleutian" Cackling Goose.

Related Lynx titles
Birds of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East
This is the most up-to-date checklist of bird species and subspecies recorded in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East, including Iran and the Arabian Peninsula – the ‘greater’ Western Palearctic. Species are presented in systematic order, and each species entry includes scientific and English names, taxonomic notes, distribution and range/vagrancy occurrences within the region.


Don DesJardin, IBC1217466. Accessible at

Extended version
Don DesJardin, IBC1217466. Video of Canada Goose Branta canadensis at Ventura County, USA (United States). Accessible at

Embed this video

← Click inside, copy the code and then paste it into your web page code. Show me the embed as it will appear

© All Rights Reserved

This media published on the Internet Bird Collection is protected by Copyright.
It cannot be reproduced without the express written permission of the author.