- Large, dark water bird.
- Long body and long neck.
- Medium-sized bill is blunt or hooked at tip.
- Pale patch at base of bill.
- Bill dark.
Immature DescriptionJuvenile brownish black with tan on underparts, lightest on lower breast where it forms a pale "V" at the border of breast and neck.
Relative Sizebetween crow and goose
- Both Sexes
- Length: 27.6-31.1 in (70-79 cm)
- Weight: 49.4-95.2 oz (1400-2700 g)
- Wingspan: 42.5 in (108 cm)