Friday, April 11, 2008

End of my Goose nest study

A raccoon ended my goose nest study after only 4 days. Sad ending but that's part of natural selection in the wild and happens everyday but with trail cameras we can now study and get better knowledge of real life.

The two eggs were still there but the goose had abandoned the nest and not been back. The eggs were cold and wet from the weather so she most likely found a better location to build another nest to raise the next family of goslings.


At 2:10 PM, Blogger Stacey Huston said...

What a beautiful and natural blog. Very upsetting that the raccoon ended your study, but you are correct and tha IS the natural order of things.. Thanks for sharing


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