Common Name: Greater White-Fronted Goose
Scientific Name: Anser albifrons
April 1, 2012
Duck Pond Ranch Simi Community Park
Season: Early Spring
Conditions: Clear, calm and cool; low 50s
Habitat: During breeding season, the tundra and the taiga wetlands; winters in marshes, lakes, ponds, bays, and estuaries.
Status and Distribution: Populations are increasing, although still uncommon inNotes: The Greater White-Fronted Goose has one of the largest ranges of any species of goose in the world.
. In winter, found in coastal Ventura County and Texas ; Pacific populations winter in southern Louisiana , Oregon Northern California and in the . San Joaquin Valley