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The return of the snowbirds is a positive signal of spring however one couple returned house within the Okanagan to seek out new tenants of their abode.
Dan Belland is upset a Canada Goose has taken up in an osprey nest atop a pole close to his Lake Country house.
“He’s been there for about a week,” Belland instructed Global News. “The osprey are just kinda struggling building their new home.”
The lone pole was place by BC Hydro in recent times as a result of the osprey had perched atop the facility pole.
Now that they’ve been displaced from their outdated house, the osprey are once more constructing alongside the facility traces.
“We can’t really interfere with nature,” Belland mentioned. “I don’t know what the right decision is at this point. Should we try to relocate the goose? Will the osprey even take the home back now that there’s a scent of the goose? It’s up in the air at this point.”
BC Hydro has instructed Belland they are going to finally have to maneuver the brand new osprey nest, however gained’t intervene with the Canada Goose.
A fast search on-line finds many accounts of geese taking up osprey nests earlier than they return from the south.
The Canada Geese are mentioned to maneuver on as soon as their brood hatches.
Belland would favor to rectify the state of affairs faster.
“We need to arrest the goose and give the home back to the family of osprey.”
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Note: “Previously Published on: 2018-04-17 02:07:38, as ‘Okanagan man advocates for osprey displaced by Canada Goose