Ice breakup at the Karrak Lake.
colony was 14 days earlier than the long-term
average (1991–2014), and the earliest on record. In addition, the first goslings were seen 6 days
earlier than average. Conditions for Ross’s geese
nesting on Southampton Island were also good.
Overall, above-average production and an above average
fall flight were expected for Ross’s geese.
This is the first report I have read!!
This is from Brian Meredith's Facebook page