Issue: 2016-02-18, PHOTO:

Back in the early 1960s, I spent a couple of years banding waterfowl in one of the newly-created marshes of the hydro project in Lake St. Lawrence, just west of Cornwall, Ontario. This is when I really got the opportunity to know the many features... Read more

Yukon Wildlife


July 24, 2014 Issue#388

Unlike the southern provinces where ducks and geese are around for a few months, migratory bird hunting is not a popular activity here. But those who do make the effort can readily get birds for the freezer. Read more

Wild Harvest

Goose is not an every day kind of food. Some find it too greasy to eat, but others love it because of the oils. I like it because it is all dark meat. I have never really been partial to the white meat of chickens or turkeys. Read more

Farm - Garden

They say birds of a feather flock together. When you visit our barnyard, you will see that the chickens don't like to spend much time with the geese. In fact, most things give the geese a wide berth. Even our dog, Schwartz... Read more

Farm - Garden