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    • Copperhead 

      Mengak, Michael T. (University of Georgia, 2009-04-02)
      This publication discusses general aspects of the copperhead snake's life history.
    • Dealing with nuisance wildlife 

      Mengak, Michael T. (University of Georgia, 2010-02-10)
      When wildlife populate a place where they are unwanted or cause damage to valuable plants or structures, they become a nuisance. This publication discusses some basic principles for dealing humanely with nuisance wildlife.
    • Evaluating attractants for live-trapping nine-banded armadillos 

      Gammons, Daniel J.; Mengak, Michael T.; Conner, L. Mike (University of Georgia, 2009-04-02)
      Foraging armadillos often uproot ornamental plants. Their rooting also destroys gardens, lawns and flower beds. Their burrowing can damage tree roots and building foundations. Most armadillo damage is caused by their feeding ...
    • Nine-banded armadillo 

      Mengak, Michael T. (University of Georgia, 2009-04-02)
      Scientists classify armadillos with anteaters and sloths. They have poorly developed teeth and limited mobility. Armadillos are considered both an exotic species and a pest.
    • Purple martins 

      Mengak, Michael T. (University of Georgia, 2009-09-15)
      Not too long ago, every farmhouse had boxes, gourds or other housing to attract purple martins. Martin houses are not as common today as they once were, but with increasing interest in our environment and nonchemical pest ...
    • Rats and mice: get them out of your house and yard 

      Mengak, Michael T. (University of Georgia, 2009-08-13)
      This publication discusses getting rats and mice out of your house and yard.
    • Selection and care of Christmas trees for the home 

      Moorhead, David J. (University of Georgia, 2009-04-02)
      This publication discusses the selection and care of your Christmas tree.
    • Tips for creating a hunting lease 

      Mengak, Michael T. (University of Georgia, 2009-08-19)
      Leasing hunting land is one of several types of hunting enterprises that can be profitable for landowners, or can at least cover some of the costs of land ownership. This publication give you tips on creating an equitable ...
    • Using Milorganite to repel white-tailed deer from flowering perennials 

      Stephens, Odin L.; Mengak, Michael T.; Miller, Karl V.; Gallagher, George (University of Georgia, 2009-04-02)
      White-tailed deer provide aesthetic and economic value, but deer can cause a variety of negative economic impacts. Deer can damage personal property, agronomic crops, landscape plantings, and food plots, and they serve as ...
    • Using Milorganite to temporarily repel white-tailed deer from food plots 

      Stephens, Odin L.; Mengak, Michael T.; Osborn, David; Miller, Karl V. (University of Georgia, 2009-04-02)
      Food plots provide supplemental forage to wildlife during periods when native vegetation is less abundant or lacks nutritional quality. Because deer often prefer fertilized food plot plants to naturally available plants, ...
    • Woodcock in the Southeast: natural history and management for landowners 

      Krementz, David G.; Jackson, Jeffrey J. (University of Georgia, 2009-04-02)
      This publication describes woodcock habits, habitat needs and habitat improvements that can help landowners increase woodcock numbers. This publication is aimed primarily at the Carolinas, Georgia, and northern Florida.