TITLE

CAW OF THE WILD The Crow

AUTHOR(S)
Chipman, Richard
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Dec2003, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of the Wildlife Services of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to control the crow population in New York. Reasons crows have moved to urban areas; Methods that can be used to reduce the local crow population; Description of the crow hazing project initiated by biologists with federal and state wildlife agencies. INSET: Pilot Program Reports Early Success.
ACCESSION #
11547446

 

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