Activists: Town of North Hempstead's plan to euthanize geese is inhumane
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North Hempstead Geese Gassing
A meeting is being held on the Town of North Hempstead's Canada geese euthanization plan on May 14 at 7:30 p.m. at North Hempstead Town Hall (220 Plandome Road, Manhasset, NY 11030)
Animal activists were out in full force tonight in New Hyde Park to protest a controversial plan to eliminate the local goose population.
Officials with the Town of North Hempstead voted to consider a plan to kill of hundreds of Canada geese by shipping them to a food processing plant, where they would be euthanized. The geese would be herded by a U.S. Department of Agriculture wildlife specialist.