canada geese

June 25, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Here’s Why You Might Be Seeing More Canada Geese

Canada Geese sightings are not uncommon for Montgomery County residents. In fact, they are one of the most common water birds found in the area, according to Montgomery Parks officials. You may, however, have noticed flocks of Canada Geese gathered on the ground more versus in the sky during the month of June and experts […]

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June 26, 2016 | Sonya Burke

photo of geese at Lake Needwood

Humane Society Opposes Parks Department’s Plan to Kill Canada Geese (VIDEO)

UPDATED The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is opposing a plan by Montgomery County’s Department of Parks to kill hundreds of Canada geese at two local parks. Parks officials say the geese are a public safety nuisance, and they are planning to euthanize hundreds of them at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park and […]

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June 8, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Geese Roundup Planned at Two Local Parks (VIDEO)

Montgomery Parks is launching a geese roundup at two park sites, Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreational Park and Rock Creek Regional Park. According to Parks officials, the geese removal project will take place this month, and up to 300 non-migratory Canada geese will be coralled and humanely euthanized. The animals will then be processed for […]

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