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Television is a golden goose that lays scrambled eggs; and it is futile and probably fatal to beat it for not laying caviar. Anyway, more people like scrambled eggs than caviar.

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Emperor Goose: Have you seen this bird?

Emperor Goose: Have you seen this bird?

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Emperor Goose

The Emperor Goose (Chen canagica) is a species of goose. The Emperor Goose is a small stocky goose found in Alaska and nearby parts of Russia.

Breeding: They breed on coastal tundra, laying 3–7 eggs in a ground nest. The Emperor Goose breeds primarily in western Alaska, and in Russia flanking the Bering Strait.

Identification Tips:
• Length: 18 inches Wingspan: 43 inches
• Sexes similar
• Small coastal goose
• Gray body with black and white feather edging
• White tail
• Orange legs and feet

Adult
• White head and nape
• Pink bill
• Black throat

Immature
• Dark head with variable white flecks
• Dark bill

Similar species:
Gray body with black and white feather edging is distinctive.

Food: Emperor geese feed on seaweed, eelgrass, algae, beach rye, beach pea, sandwort, grasses and sedges, crowberries, mollusks and crustaceans found in intertidal areas, salt marshes and tundra meadows.

Population: Alaska’s emperor goose population declined greatly from 139,000 in 1964 to 42,000 in 1986.

 

 

Television is a golden goose that lays scrambled eggs; and it is futile and probably fatal to beat it for not laying caviar. Anyway, more people like scrambled eggs than caviar.

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