Wild animals are professional food finders. They know what they’re looking for, and they know where to find it. But we often change things up so much when doing what we want with the land that the food supply for wildlife can get pretty sparse. That’s probably why you’re thinking of helping them out a bit, if you have the space to do it, by planting some wildlife food plots. There are lots of sources of information on the topic, especially for … [Read more...]
Safe Driving Tips to Avoid Collisions with Wildlife
It’s autumn, a time when animals are on the move and the days are growing shorter. When wildlife is moving it means they are crossing roads, so you’re right to be concerned about accidentally hitting an animal. You’re ahead of most drivers, simply by being aware of the need to be watchful to avoid collisions with wildlife. But here are more tips to keep both you and wildlife safe—at all times, and especially during the shift in seasons and … [Read more...]
Wanting to Get Rid of Deer?
Are you wanting to get rid of deer wreaking havoc on your garden? With their natural habitat dwindling due to development, deer often wander into our yards and gardens looking for food. Some damage to plants in areas shared by people and deer is to be expected, but you can avoid, or at least minimize, deer conflicts with easily implemented solutions. Garden planning with deer in mind… The best way to avoid damage from deer is to plan your … [Read more...]