If we are correct that the flood of 1929 erased most or all traces of the previous hybrid zone between these pocket gopher
taxa, then we have the rare opportunity to know with some precision the time of formation of the present zone.
Using the 11 remaining variables (Table 1), we constructed 15 models testing hypotheses, based on previous literature, regarding the relative importance of understory vegetation structure, soil characteristics, and a combination of vegetation and soil characteristics on predicting southeastern pocket gopher
presence or absence.
We also provided pocket gophers
a wooden block for chewing.
Roger Baldwin, University of California wildlife pest management advisor, visited the UC Davis Oakville Experimental Vineyard in Napa Valley to address practical ways that vineyard managers can deal with the pocket gophers
The study took place from June to July 2009, corresponding to the Great Gray Owl breeding and fledging season (Bull and others 1989; Bull and Henjum 1990) and pocket gopher
summer foraging activity (Ingles 1952; Jones and Baxter 2004).
From their calculations we used a mean rate of 19 mounds observed per gopher
during June (four mounds/ day) to convert our estimate of density of mound clusters to density of individual gophers
Larry's note about putting strychnine underground and the gophers
pushing the product to the surface: make sure the pesticide is well inside the tunnel and close off the entrance with a rock or dirt.
Warriors for the battle against gophers
were also recruited in the schoolyard, as programs of the Manitoba Agriculture and Immigration Department, coordinated by the Municipal Commissioner's office and local municipal offices, encouraged children to participate in gopher
tortoise are important to many regions and so are the lessons learned by the authors, who are long-time researchers on the habitats of tortoises and other upland species, including the burrowing owl.
His group has asked government officials to prolong the implementation period of the ban until they find another way to bring the gopher
problem under control.
A It looks like you have an energetic pocket gopher
(or two) on your property.
Jim Taylor paced the Gopher
attack with four singles and a double, and McMurray, Barton, and Binga chipped in with three hits apiece.