TITLE

Urban South Country: Where the wild things live

AUTHOR(S)
Bandle, Scott; Shank, Erin
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
South County Journal;10/24/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 43, pA1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Erin Shank, an urban wildlife biologist for the Saint Louis Region of the Missouri Department of Conservation is presented. When asked whether Powder Valley has a problem with deer, she answers that neighbors have complained about deer damage to their plants and that 6 to 19 car collisions with deer happen every year in the area. She says that there are deer problems along Sunset Hills and Fenton but not in South County where there are wide-open unincorporated areas.
ACCESSION #
82829473

 

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