public education is key
According to research conducted by the New York Dept. of Conservation.
Some Geese go on a molt migration when they have failed nesting.
These Geese have been tracked to James Bay and the Hudson Bay in Canada.
several small precautions will reduce your Goose population
- Don't feed the Geese
- Egg oiling
- Subtle changes to the landscape
- Employ a hazing program
These simple measures will discourage Geese from remaining resident in your area.
Keep in mind that there are many places where Geese can go. New York has millions of acres dedicated as wilderness.
grassroots group saves the geese
by DAVID GOLDSCHMIDT
July 19, 2006
Three days was all it took.
Saturday morning, June 3, I arrived at Collins Park in Scotia with my wife, Kat. As the rain fell, we met up with Laura and Matt Brown, residents of Scotia. We counted almost 200 Canada geese, the very ones sentenced to death in the coming weeks at the behest of the Scotia village board... CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE STORY...