Photo of Duck Hunter at Sunset courtesy of Larry Hindman - Wildlife & Heritage Service

Solving Problems Caused by Resident Canada Geese

When Resident Geese Become a Problem

Resident Canada Goose Nest and Egg Registration Site

If you are a landowner, public land manager, or local government in the lower 48 states or the District of Columbia, you may register at this site for federal authorization to destroy resident Canada goose nests and eggs on property under your jurisdiction.

Canada Goose Egg Oiling Video on UTube,
courtesy of USDA APHIS Wildlife Services

Canada Goose Egg Oiling Brochure
courtesy of USDA APHIS Wildlife Services

For all waterfowl depredation, public safety, and nuisance problems in Maryland, contact:

USDA APHIS Wildlife Services
Phone: (410) 349-8055
Toll-Free Number: 1-877-463-6497

Waterfowl Hunting

Waterfowl Status Information
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