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Problems - Wildlife

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deer browsing in field

There are many benefits of attracting wildlife too!!!

songbird sitting on twig

The close proximity of wildlife in suburban environments has created human-wildlife conflicts due to the damage they may cause. The same landscape practices that improve the aesthetics of the area will also create better habitat conditions for some wildlife species that we would rather discourage. We need to learn to live with wildlife and how to minimize the negative impacts.

 recommended practices  for humanely preventing and managing encounters with wildlife



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