CHANGES IN PLUMAGE IN CANADA GOOSE GOSLINGS

This resource looks at the appearance and behaviour of two birds, the Canada goose and the sandwich tern, and mainly the former.

Teaching resource
Powerpoint: behaviour and extension images
Powerpoint: preliminary, simple, and training images

VIGILANCE BEHAVIOUR IN BARNACLE GEESE

This is a study of the vigilance behaviour of barnacle geese grazing in winter. The resource is designed to help students understand the importance of defined categories of behaviour and obtain experience in recording the frequency and duration of defined behaviours; understand the trade-off between feeding and vigilance; understand the advantage of group feeding in reducing vigilance costs.

Teaching resource and worksheet
Video

DEER BLIND DATE

Mating success in fallow deer depends on female choice. Which buck would you choose? Listen carefully…

Powerpoint