Nutria Control Methods and Some Current Research. Gary Witmer USDA/APHIS/WS National Wildlife Research Center Fort Collins, Colorado USA. Thanks to colleagues who did reviews of nutria control…. Dwight LeBlanc WS State Director Louisiana And Jeff Mach Genesis Labs
National Wildlife Research Center
Fort Collins, Colorado USA
WS State Director
(and thanks to many for the photos used in this presentation!)
Hence, a well-planned strategy with contingencies must be in place with adequate resources and a sustained effort to be successful
Post-eradication monitoring is essential !
Note: IPM approaches usually employ multiple methods!
what is needed is to develop & implement effective & efficient control methods, especially trapping strategies….”
(paraphrased from Bounds 2003 review)
Despite those words…..
Gary W. Witmer
Research Wildlife Biologist
USDA National Wildlife Research Center
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