In Defense of Animals will join GooseWatch NYC at a press conference and rally at Central Park (exact location TBA very soon), to speak out against the killing of Canada geese in New York City parks, and to announce support from Ken Paskar, President of Friends of La Guardia Airport and former lead safety representative for the FAA Safety Team. Mr. Paskar will address the fallacy that killing geese improves aviation safety and reduces bird strikes.
A rally for the Canada geese of New York City. It could have been a dream, with all those people lining the steps of City Hall, but it was real. A day before, I had prepared my talk, and wrote about how wildlife does not belong to government agencies. I asked the crowd – the […]
As the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Wildlife Services continue to systematically round up and exterminate entire flocks of resident Canada geese all over the country, IDA is calling on every one of our supporters to get involved to stop this needless killing. In 2010, thousands of innocent Canada geese across the country have been […]
Across the United States, Canada Geese are being exterminated, in horribly cruel ways. IDA is asking: why? Besides the inhumanity of the slaughter, past experience proves that the killings will not have the desired effect. Brooklyn, New York residents learned this past Monday that 400 Canada Geese from Prospect Park were killed by gassing, and […]