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Greater White-fronted Goose


IUCN Conservation Status: Least Concern

Breeding across the tundra from Nunavut to Siberia, across Russia, and in Greenland, the Greater White-fronted Goose has one of the largest ranges of any species of goose in the world. In North America, however, it is common only west of the Mississippi River, where it is found in large flocks in wetlands and croplands.


  • Calls
  • Courtesy of Macaulay Library
    © Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

Call a high-pitched laughing or yelping, consisting of two or three notes.

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