Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Canada geese give hunters the slip by hiding out in Chicago

(University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences) It's open season for Canada geese in Illinois from mid-October to mid-January. Unfortunately for hunters, Canada geese are finding a new way to stay out of the line of fire. Rather than being 'sitting ducks' in a rural pond, they're setting up residence in the city.University of Illinois ornithologist Mike Ward says he and a team of researchers conducted a recent study to try to find out why there were so many Canada geese in Chicago in the winter.