More Pictures From the Spring Goose Flights

A Canada goose sitting on her nest on a goose nesting platform. Geese experience very low nesting success in Kentucky for a variety of reasons. One thing that can greatly improve success is the presence of an island where the geese can escape predators. These platforms make great islands and thus are used heavily when available. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VRII.

 

Children take a break at an Amish school in eastern Kentucky. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VRII.

 

Heading out for a day of goose surveys. Information collected by this survey allows us to better manage goose populations in Kentucky. Resident goose populations serve as an important buffer to the harvest of migrant populations during hunting seasons. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 24mm f/1.4 G.

 

Horse country in the Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. A harness racer during an early morning workout on a private track. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VRII.

 

The central Kentucky landscape. Nikon D300 with AFS Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VRII.

 

More unique patterns of the central Kentucky Landscape. Nikon D300 with AFS Nikkor 24mm f/1.4 G
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