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Posts tagged: Bird Control

Guaranteed Bird Control for Vineyards for 2017 Season

Guaranteed Bird Control for Vineyards for 2017 Season
Bird damage is a persistent problem faced by fruit growers. The economic impact of bird damage and the value of bird management are poorly understood, particularly for fruit crops. The average annual economic impact of bird damage to wine grapes in MI, NY, OR, WA, and CA was $126 million with a loss of 1,648 jobs

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Bird Droppings and the Health Hazards Associated – The CDC Guide to Protecting Workers at Risk

Bird Droppings and the Health Hazards Associated – The CDC Guide to Protecting Workers at Risk
Outbreaks of histoplasmosis have shared similar circumstances: People who did not know the health risks of breathing in the spores of H. capsulatum became ill and sometimes caused others nearby to become ill when they disturbed contaminated soil or accumulations of bird or bat manure. Because they were unaware of the hazard, they did not take protective measures that could have prevented illness.

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BIRDS A BILLION-DOLLAR HAZARD - WILDLIFE RISK RISING by Jim Moore

BIRDS A BILLION-DOLLAR HAZARD - WILDLIFE RISK RISING by Jim Moore
Wildlife encounters increased sharply between 1990 and 2014, according to a report jointly published in August by the FAA and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Some of that increase likely results from streamlined reporting procedures (reports have been collected online since 2001), though increases in bird populations (birds account for 97 percent of all wildlife collisions with aircraft).

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Think of Controlling Birds as a Control Service vs. One Time Event to Increase Succes

Think of Controlling Birds as a Control Service vs. One Time Event to Increase Succes
People have been attempting to control birds for decades using single-event installations with spikes, nets, noise devices and other single deterrents and have often fallen short of the goal of removing birds. With the protection status of most bird species and the human demands that birds not be injured 

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