The Role of Birds on the Farm Course: Lesson 5 - Managing Pest Birds
Presenters: Dr. Catherine Lindell - Michigan State University & Dr. Page Klug - USDA-APHIS Wildlife Services
Start Time is 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
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Upon successfully completing this lesson, participants will be able to:
- Explain the crop feeding/damage risk of birds that move in large flocks and the management techniques used for them as opposed to those that don’t.
- Recommend several types of visual, audio and other bird deterrents and how to use them
- Describe the reduction of pest birds by attracting American Kestrels with boxes and by supporting raptors with perches
- Recommend the best features for an American Kestrel box
Continued Education Credits/Units Approved: