When Canada geese return for the spring, it’s usually a welcome sight. It means winter has finally passed, and warm weather is surely on the way. However, geese can be an irritant for many landowners and can even cause property damage.
Many people who want to create wildlife-friendly landscapes often run into the frustrating hurdle of municipal weed ordinances. Although created with good intentions, these restrictions can often make it difficult to use the plants that are best adapted for the local soils and climate and that provide food and shelter for wildlife.