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Snow Geese Migration


Freezout Lake WMA lies in a glacial basin and was formally developed in the 1950s to maintain vital bird habitat. One species that has been flying to Freezout since time immemorial is the snow goose. In this episode of Field Trips, enjoy the symphony of snow geese while learning about this significant wetland area.

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