Brant Identification

Adult Description

  • Medium to small goose.
  • Black head, neck, and chest.
  • White, partly broken collar.

Immature Description

Similar to adult, but without white collar and with white scaling on back.
Relative Size

Relative Sizegoose or largergoose-sized or larger
Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 22.1-26.0 in (56-66 cm)
    • Weight: 42.3-63.5 oz (1200-1800 g)