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Canada Goose

Posted: June 27, 2016 in Birds, Natural History


A species introduced into the UK from North America, the Canada Goose has readily colonised park lake and other bodies of water. It’s expansion has been so successful that in many places it is now regarded as a nuisance and in some places control measures have had to be introduced to limit population growth.



it is estimated that there are 62,000 breeding pairs with a wintering population of around 200,000 birds.


Canada Goose

Canada Goose