Boise Guardian

Pollution Solution For Loose Goose

GUARDIAN readers have long advocated assorted meal plans for Boise’s homeless population supplementing diets with fresh goose meat.

Canada geese overpopulate parks in Boise, Idaho, USA.


In Washington, D.C. the idea has apparently taken hold with the National Park Service. Here is a piece sent to us by a reader that addresses the problem of goose poop and feeding the hungry.

In typical “government-speak” the Canada goose population was reduced when geese were “captured and euthanized.” Ever hear of hunters “euthanizing” their prey?

The NATIONAL POST website has the details. According to the story, it seems they got only a pound of meat from each bird…must be full of goose feathers.