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2012 Results: Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


State/Province Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
New York 78,809       1,265      
Pennsylvania 73,636       1,165      
Wisconsin 66,028       506      
Maryland 61,175       493      
Illinois 53,794       821      
Montana 51,790       218      
Nebraska 43,621       203      
New Jersey 38,699       646      
Iowa 36,082       345      
Colorado 31,400       402      
Ontario 28,513       515      
Virginia 23,308       768      
Ohio 21,645       984      
Connecticut 20,957       303      
Michigan 20,944       521      
Delaware 19,419       169      
Kansas 18,830       268      
Missouri 18,600       335      
Washington 17,232       416      
California 16,877       756      
South Dakota 16,844       53      
North Dakota 14,783       18      
Oregon 12,595       321      
Indiana 11,840       424      
Alberta 11,547       48      
British Columbia 11,078       252      
Idaho 10,682       161      
North Carolina 10,661       729      
Minnesota 10,020       159      
Texas 8,773       178      
Oklahoma 7,440       181      
New Mexico 5,506       76      
Georgia 5,397       500      
Nevada 4,708       74      
Massachusetts 4,510       218      
Tennessee 4,398       310      
Kentucky 3,364       189      
Rhode Island 3,273       52      
Saskatchewan 3,155       10      
Arizona 3,080       79      
Nova Scotia 2,833       18      
Utah 2,792       81      
South Carolina 2,717       224      
Arkansas 2,195       159      
Wyoming 2,098       29      
Quebec 1,918       10      
West Virginia 1,789       111      
Vermont 1,773       34      
Florida 1,771       176      
Maine 1,561       70      
District of Columbia 1,426       17      
Alabama 1,185       145      
Prince Edward Island 1,160       8      
Mississippi 1,104       105      
Alaska 880       21      
New Hampshire 607       30      
Newfoundland and Labrador 178       5      
Louisiana 118       13      
Manitoba 27       7      
New Brunswick 9       3      
Total 933,154             

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.