Are you constantly seeking methods to prevent deer from nibbling your garden and landscape plants? Concerned with the safety risks that deer pose on roadways? Are you alarmed by the increasing number of Lyme disease cases in your community?
This multimedia disk will give you the facts about today's complex urban and suburban deer management issues. It contains all the resources you need to be in-the-know on deer management and well-equipped with viable options for reducing deer/human conflicts.
Introduction to white-tailed deer and the need for management, pros and cons of the most common options for managing deer in urban and suburban environments (i.e. birth control, predator introduction, sharpshooting, fencing & repellents, regulated hunting, trap & transfer), a comprehensive list of fencing, repellents and other measures to reduce deer browsing, comprehensive list of deer-resistant ornamental plants by region, video presenting the issues affecting urban and suburban deer management, the perspectives of various stakeholder groups, and case studies of real communities that resolved deer management issues.
Video is hosted and narrated by Shane Mahoney, one of the world's leading authorities on the history and future of North American conservation. Mr. Mahoney has won international acclaim for his environmental education productions with National Geographic and BBC.
(Item # 1475)