Population status

Canada Goose
(Branta canadensis)

For detailed information regarding Canada Goose population trends, refer to the population-specific accounts (either Temperate- or Subarctic-breeding populations). Detailed information on the population status of waterfowl species is also available in the Population Status of Migratory Game Birds in Canada report.


Population goal and acceptable levels of variation

Species/groupGoalLower levelUpper level
CanadaNot applicableNot applicableNot applicable