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

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