NewsCampbell River council aims to curb nuisance geese SHARE ON: Justin Goulet, contributor, Friday, May. 8th, 2015Campbell River council is helping other environmental groups in taking a stand against Canadian Geese. Yes, that’s right…Canadian Geese.Council has committed to spend up to 5-thousand dollars to track non-native Canada geese that are flocking to Campbell River and causing some property and environmental damage.Councilor Charlie Cornfield says the problem is there’s a lot of birds that move in for moulting season. //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/CORNFIELD-1.wavCornfield expands on the impact that elevated number has on the environment. //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/CORNFIELD-2.wavCornfield maintains this is not the city’s project, and is actually spearheaded by the Campbell River Environmental Council.The cost to implement a proposed goose banding program would be over $26,000. It would involve capturing the geese in the summer when the birds have shed their feathers and can’t fly.