A medium-sized goose with a hefty bill and long, thick neck. Juveniles are slightly smaller than adults in the fall, and this can be noticeable in flocks during fall and early winter.
Relative Sizegoose-sized or larger
- Both Sexes
- Length: 27.2-32.7 in (69-83 cm)
- Weight: 56.4-116.4 oz (1600-3300 g)
- Wingspan: 54.3 in (138 cm)