York's goose problem gets out of hand
9:39am 14th September 2010
(Updated 4:38pm 14th September 2010)
York's goose population is getting out of hand at one of our most popular parks.
The council says numbers need to be reduced at Rowntree Park, as the birds are intimidating vistors.
Large amounts of dropping on the pavements and grassed area also means the site is unattractive and slippy.
Officers are looking into non-lethal ways of discouraging the geese from breeding.
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