There are geese around the outside that are not sleeping and they alert the others in the middle of predators. The geese in the middle are sleeping on their bellies with their heads under their wings. They must know that is the safest place to rest.
This photo was taken from the third floor of the college with my HTC Inspire and cropped with Skitch.
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