Thousands of snow geese visit Clearwater Region

Thousands of snow geese traveled through the Clearwater Region this fall. It is not uncommon to see snow geese cross through our region, especially this time of year. It is unusual to see the spectacular sight of the large quantity of these graceful birds in our region at one time. 

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IDFG-G. Fischer

Snow geese on Camas Prairie

 

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Snow geese on Mann Lake

To find out more about snow geese check out the following sites;

Audubon Field Guide: https://www.audubon.org/field-guide/bird/snow-goose                                                                                    Cornell Lab of Ornithology: https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Snow_Goose/id

See the migratory game bird rules for more information on waterfowl seasons. https://idfg.idaho.gov/sites/default/files/seasons-rules-migratory-game-...