RINSE - Reducing the Impact of Non-Native Species in Europe

RINSE - Reducing the Impact of Non-Native Species in Europe

See also the RINSE web site
RINSE is a Crossborder cooperation programme 2007-2013
Part-financed by the European Union

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Demonstration of practical issues in goose management

Demonstration of practical issues in goose management

 

Canadian geese are increasing exponentially -
Voslamber, van der Jeugd & Koffijberg (2007)

Canadian geese are increasing exponentially - <br/>Voslamber, van der Jeugd & Koffijberg (2007)

See Voslamber, vanderJeugd & Koffijberg (2007) (pdf)

Preparing the moult capture of Canada geese

Preparing the moult capture of Canada geese

See the RATO and INBO web sites

Briefing the conference delegates

Briefing the conference delegates

 

Casting off

Casting off

 

The geese are in the far distance

The geese are in the far distance

 

Waiting - important not to stress the birds

Waiting - important not to stress the birds

 

Geese are now close to the pen

Geese are now close to the pen

 

The geese have landed

The geese have landed

 

Experts following up behind

Experts following up behind

 

The holding pen

The holding pen

 

Unloading the live-crates

Unloading the live-crates

 

Crates used to block the exit

Crates used to block the exit

 

This years young are rounded up first

This years young are rounded up first

 

Each bird is individually handled

Each bird is individually handled

 

Special hold - by wings and behind the head

Special hold - by wings and behind the head

 

The last of the flock (number 68)

The last of the flock (number 68)

 

Introducing a captured goose into the live crate

Introducing a captured goose into the live crate

 

The job is done calmly and quietly

The job is done calmly and quietly

 

Eight adult birds per crate

Eight adult birds per crate

 

Crates are loaded into trailer

Crates are loaded into trailer

 

Examining the stage of moult

Examining the stage of moult

 

Birds are all flightless, but at different stages of the moult

Birds are all flightless, but at different stages of the moult

 

Preparing to take records

Preparing to take records

 

The new feathers are still growing out

The new feathers are still growing out

 

Experts setting off back to base

Experts setting off back to base

 

The trailer has arrived at RATO main site

The trailer has arrived at RATO main site

 

RATO cages for (?) muskrats

RATO cages for (?) muskrats

 

Veterinary surgeon explaining the procedure

Veterinary surgeon explaining the procedure

 

Injection into main wing vein

Injection into main wing vein

 

Close up

Close up

 

Discussion before the clapnet demonstration

Discussion before the clapnet demonstration

 

Demonstration of the clapnet

Demonstration of the clapnet

 

The clapnet elastic

The clapnet elastic

 

The clapnet closes

The clapnet closes

 

Demonstration of the floating cage trap

Demonstration of the floating cage trap

 

The floating cage trap

The floating cage trap

 

Lunch time

Lunch time

 

The excellent INAGRO recipe book

The excellent INAGRO  recipe book

You can download the recipe book (pdf)

A very nice cassoulet of Canadian Goose

A very nice cassoulet of Canadian Goose