Fauna of Saskatchewan 10

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Canada Goose

Branta canadensis

Location: Regina Waterfowl Park

Interesting facts:

– The honking of Canada geese in flight can be heard two or more kilometers away.

– Able to fly over 2000 kilometers in a single day (with favourable wind).

– Canada geese average thirty miles an hour in flight, but are capable of speeds over forty miles.

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~ by emanate80 on December 13, 2012.

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