The Beauty Of Nature Myths and truths about ducks and geese

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Posted: Saturday, February 15, 2014 8:35 pm

During the winter months, there are fewer walkers on the Riverwalk Trail, and there are, often, fewer animals to see. However, a visitor to the river can count on seeing ducks (mostly mallards and an occasional canvasback) and geese (both Canada geese and domestic geese).

There are a number of myths about ducks and geese. Here are five of the myths and what I have learned, based solely on observation, during my decade of walking on the trail.

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