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ND increases bag limits for Canada geese

September 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS North Dakota hunters will be able to shoot more Canada geese and snow geese this fall as part of their daily limit, and the possession limit for most migratory game birds has tripled, under waterfowl regulations set last week by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
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Overabundant resident Canada geese present a giant dilemma

July 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota’s estimated Canada goose population this spring stood at a whopping 415,000 birds. That’s more than twice the 162,000 Canada geese tallied in the spring of 2000 and five times higher than the state Game and Fish Department’s management goal of 80,000 birds. Continue Reading

Minnesota, N.D. both offer options for problem Canada geese

July 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Rising populations of resident Canada geese in North Dakota and Minnesota have led to more complaints from landowners, but there are options for dealing with the problem birds. Continue Reading

MIKE JACOBS COLUMN: Eagles, geese provide strong examples of bird success

March 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

There is another kind of list, of birds that are increasing in numbers. It’s no surprise that these are birds that have attracted special attention and special protection. Continue Reading