Girl Scout troop warns about feeding ducks

A Girl Scout troop in Milford is getting the word out about the dangers of feeding the ducks. The Daisy troop installed boxes around the

Troop leaders say people food can cause health problems for ducks and geese.

Troop leaders say people food can cause health problems for ducks and geese. (8/4/16)

MILFORD - A Girl Scout troop in Milford is getting the word out about the dangers of feeding the ducks.

The Daisy troop installed boxes around the ponds near City Hall that contain pamphlets with information from the state Department of Energy and Environment Protection.
     
Troop leaders say people food can cause health problems for ducks and geese.

They say the Girl Scouts raised all the money they needed for the project.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Connecticut Sportscast, Jan. 17
2 Scholar Athlete: Gino Esposito
This comes after tensions between communities and police 3 Norwalk police to host traffic stop program for students
The McDowells say police located their 2003 Dodge 4 Stratford family's handicap-accessible van found
Tuesday is national Ditch New Year's Resolutions Day, 5 Word on the Street: Resolutions

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE