The village will renegotiate its contract with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to avoid the previously planned slaughter of Canada geese in the summer.
(1 month and 20 days ago)
When Gina von Eiff sent an email to Mayor Norman Rosenblum on March 16 expressing her displeasure about the village's planned summer slaughter of geese, it immediately bounced back with the message: 'banned content.'
(2 months and 6 days ago)
Scientists have fitted 11 geese with tracking tags in an attempt to find the cause of the birds' mass disappearance 10 years agoBritish conservationists are to track red-breasted geese in a bid to solve the mystery of thousands of birds that went missing during migration.Researchers from the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) and the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of...
(3 months and 3 days ago)
Calling the village's plan to slaughter geese inhumane, about 50 animal defenders and residents urged lawmakers to consider alternatives during a village board meeting Monday night.
(2 months and 14 days ago)
Second of two parts.Not surprisingly, snow geese are mostly white. Their plumage is white, except for the black flight feathers at the tips of their wings. This color pattern is interesting because there are a number of large birds with this same co...
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Nigg Bay, Highlands: Many hundreds were flying up from the mudflats and heading south-east, in groups small and largeThe hide at Nigg Bay lies on the northern end of the huge Cromarty Firth, just above Inverness. The area, particularly Nigg Bay itself, is renowned for its gatherings during the winter of pink-footed geese, ducks and waders. At this time of the year the...
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GREEN: Soccer moms agree: Few things are more disgusting than sending children out onto a playing field a gaggle of Canada geese has visited.Besides being a nuisance, goose feces can carry parasites, making the waste hazardous to children, the elderly and women who are pregnant. And in the nesting season — March through June — the birds can be downright threatening to humans...
(1 month and 12 days ago)
Bemidji PioneerThe Canada Geese are back but with limited areas of open water. On Monday the geese were not afraid as Lawrence Binkley walks right past them near the Mississippi River...
(1 month and 21 days ago)
Brent geese will soon be starting their journey home, but at present these small, lively geese, which come here for...
(2 months and 18 days ago)
Police have been called in to investigate the killing of hundreds of ducks and birds, including protected species, on a private property in Victoria's north-west.
(2 months and 1 day ago)
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