Jump to content
Ornithology Exchange

Condor Editor Pick - Safety, Not Food, Entices Geese to Cities

Recommended Posts

Canada Geese have shifted their winter range northward in recent years by taking advantage of conditions in urban areas—but what specific features of cities make this possible? A new study from The Condor: Ornithological Applications suggests that rather than food, geese are seeking safety, congregating in areas where they can avoid hunters and be buffered from the coldest winter temperatures. Read the press release at https://americanornithologypubsblog.org/2017/10/11/safety-not-food-entices-geese-to-cities/.

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now