I'm not sure what they were eating, but imagine my delight that they let me so close to them with my camera!
The Canadian Geese are a refreshing change from the pigeons of America's large urban areas.
I did know a man from the Bronx once who fed the pigeons by hand. Every morning they would fly through the window bars and hang out on his living room floor.
He really loved his "friends."
"Do they not look at the birds, held poised in the midst of (the air and) the sky? Nothing holds them up but (the power of) Allah. Verily in this are signs for those who believe." (16:79)