Emperor goose

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Related to Chen canagica: Emperor Goose
(Zool.) a large and handsome goose (Philacte canagica), found in Alaska.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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During September-October 2016, we collected 541 combined oral-pharyngeal and cloacal swab samples from hunter-harvested waterfowl (Anseriformes spp.) and 401 environmental fecal samples from monospecific flocks of either emperor geese (Chen canagica) or glaucous-winged gulls (Larus glaucescens) within and around Izembek NWR.
Moult migration of emperor geese Chen canagica between Alaska and Russia.
Reduced populations of emperor geese (Chen canagica), a Bering Sea endemic, provided the need to assess plasma biochemistry values as indicators of population health.
We present a videography approach to estimating large-scale availability of grazing lawns, an important food resource used by broods of emperor geese (Chen canagica) on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska.
Key words: Alaska, Carex, emperor goose, Chen canagica, grazing lawn, Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, videography
Nous presentons une methode videographique pour evaluer, a grande echelle, la disponibilite des paturages, une importante ressource alimentaire pour les couvees d'oies empereurs (Chen canagica) du delta Yukon-Kuskokwim, en Alaska.
Mots cles : Alaska, Carex, oie empereur, Chen canagica, paturage, delta Yukon-Kuskokwim, videographie
On the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta (YKD) of Alaska, broods of emperor geese (Chen canagica), black brant (Branta bernicla nigricans), and cackling geese (B.