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Now is the time to control nuisance geese.

The article below is an excerpt from the Georgia DNR- Wildlife Resources Division press release that you may find helpful.
The Canada goose can cause issue for many property owners in our area. Geese that are adapted to people can protect their nests very aggressively. Often they will chase or charge people that are perceived as threats.   Since nesting season will be soon underway, now is the time to develop a strategy to reduce nuisance issues later in the year.
Many times unwanted geese populations that are selecting nesting sites can be managed simply through harassment techniques. IF populations are well establish on the property depopulation strategies may need to be employed.
You can follow the link to read the entire article.

Source: Press Release | Georgia DNR – Wildlife Resources Division