Good birding, Bruce
Directions: Ross's Goose: From Ottawa take Hwy. 417 east to exit 96 . Go north for 2 km on Boundary Road to Russell Road (Regional 26). Turn right onto Russell and drive 3.5 km to Milton Road (Regional 31). Turn left on Milton Road and go about 2 km to the bridge and start looking on the west side as you head north passed Perrault Road. For the Sandhill Cranes turn right on Perrault Rd. than left on Trim Rd. and watch on the west side.
Sandhill Cranes are omnivorous and there diet widely varies with the season.
First recorded in the Ottawa-Gatineau District in 1995, the Ross's Goose is now a rare but regular spring and fall visitor.