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Posts Tagged: Baldwin

Ground Squirrels: Furry Foes

Adult California ground squirrel. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

  Although they're small, cute, and furry, ground squirrels can be a real pest for California residents and gardeners. Found throughout California, burrowing ground squirrels cause damage to landscapes and structures while feeding on ornamental or...

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 8:48 PM
Tags: Baldwin (3), control (41), Dimson (2), disease (32), garden (46), ground squirrel (6), landscape (25), management (28), pest (75), Pest Notes (58), public health (4), Quinn (11), rodent (4), UC IPM (225)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Tree Squirrels - Newly Updated Resource

Western gray tree squirrel. [L.G. Ingels]

Squirrels commonly cause damage around homes and gardens when they dig holes, feed on fruits and nuts, gnaw on cables, or chew their way into buildings. The squirrels in your landscape may be tree squirrels or ground squirrels. If you aren't sure which...

Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 8:31 AM
Tags: Baldwin (3), damage (12), ground (1), Quinn (11), squirrel (1), tree (16), UC IPM (225)

Experts Converge in March to Discuss Human-Wildlife Conflict Resolution

Coyote in residential neighborhood. [T. Boswell]

Wildlife and people have been in the news lately. Perhaps you've heard of coyotes wandering in your neighborhood. You might have also read about how you shouldn't feed wildlife. Did you know they are connected? It's a problem when people feed coyotes...

Posted on Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 12:48 PM
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