Audubon Tall deer tales

dcraig at rain.org dcraig at rain.org
Sat Jan 23 21:02:13 EST 1999


On Thu, 07 Jan 1999 17:01:53 -0500, Ron Wenrich <woodtick at lebmofo.com>
wrote:

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>dwheeler at teleport.com wrote:
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>> From what I have read recently, deer are a MAJOR problem for eastern forests.
>> It is possible to treat this problem effectively without directly killing the
>> deer: a gentleman from Yreka, CA markets a biological deer deterent in a
>> biodegradable container that will last for 2 years. What is it? Oil of
>> garlic. Deer will not go within 100 feet of it.
>

I'm sick of this 'deer are a major problem' and 'bears kill X $ worth
of trees'.  In my opinion, if you want to solve the deer problem,
shoot the foresters.  

YMMV.

DCraig.    











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