snow geese

Snowstorm pushes snow geese to toxic pit

January 4, 2017

A flock of several thousand snow geese recently died after landing in an old toxic pit mine in Montana. About 25,000 birds took refuge in the former mine in the ...

Thousands of Snow Geese Die in Idaho

March 20, 2015

About 2,000 snow geese (Chen caerulescens) died midflight in eastern Idaho last week, likely from avian cholera, according to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. ...