Canada geese & goslings: BWPC

Though some consider Canada geese to be a “nuisance” species, they sure have cute goslings. I watched these young ones growing up fast in Bend, Oregon.

Canada geese & goslings

Here’s what they looked like a week later.

Waterfowl in Bend, Oregon

When I was out kayaking at Prineville Reservoir, these recently-hatched goslings struggled to conquer the huge-to-them wall.

Birds at Prineville Reservoir

With lots of encouragement from their parents, they finally made it. These little ones showed their incredible ability to adapt.

Canada geese & goslings

Canada geese are common in a wide variety of habitats. This pair nested on top of a cliff…

Cliff top geese

with a scenic view. Smart birds!

Prineville Reservoir

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