home  :  get our free newsletter  :  past newsletters  :  become a sponsor  :  donate  :  contact us
community weblog  :  community calendar  :  discussions  :  login

community weblog - [ Drawing a bead on cormorants ]

Drawing a bead on cormorants

  #
To Ohio fishermen Tom Mayher and Ray Halter, the double-crested cormorant is the foulest of fowl.

They say the glossy black bird with two tufts of feathers on its head gorges itself on fish from Lake Erie and local inland waterways and kills trees anywhere it nests with its acidic droppings. Halter and Mayher, who chairs the North Coast Fishing Council, say they're hopeful new action by the federal government will reduce the numbers of the birds, who compete for food with native sport fish.  more...

 





discussion

  discuss this article


<<  |  June 2018  |  >>
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
272829303112
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
1234567

view our rss feed



Copyright 2018 Edict Incorporated
280 Mill Street, Suite A | Rochester, MI 48307 | (248) 650-4962
privacy statement | contact us