Full TGIF Record # 35508
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Publication Type:
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Newsletter
Author(s):Anonymous
Title:Controlling nuisance moles
Source:Heart Beat. Vol. 28, No. 8, September 1996, p. 25, 27.
# of Pages:2
Publishing Information:Kansas City, MO: Heart of America GCSA
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Animal pests; Animal traps; Talpidae; Pest control
Abstract/Contents:Moles are small mammals that have "paddle-like forefeet and prominent toenails". They have strong legs, and eyes so small that upon first glance they seem to be missing. Moles can be found in woodlands, grasslands, and lawns. They make very large underground passageways, which usually appear as bumps in the soil. They eat earthworms and white grubs. Since mole tunnels may destroy roots, they often damage grass. Different ways to control moles are discussed, such as; changing the environment, trapping, sheet-metal barriers, and pesticides.
Language:English
References:0
See Also:See also related booklet, Controlling Nuisance Moles, 1989, R=235390. R=235390
Note:Source: Missouri Department of Conservation, University of Missouri, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
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ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Anonymous. 1996. Controlling nuisance moles. Heart Beat. 28(8):p. 25, 27.
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