National Geographic : 1913 Mar
Photo from Wells W. Cooke GREATER SNOW GEESE, ADULT AND YOUNG PAIRS: CHINCOTEAGUE, VIRGINIA hotofrom ellsooke This flock is the first that has ever been raised in captivity. That artificial propagation of ducksand geese isfeasible has been strikingly shown by J. W . Whealton, of Chincoteague Island, Virginia, who has been raising the Canada wild goose for more than 50years. Some ofhis oldest and best pairs are well beyond the half-century mark (see text, page 377).