Managing Nutria Damage

Date of Publication
August 31, 2021
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This publication discusses characteristics of nutria, as well as control methods.

Nutria are large, semi-aquatic rodents resembling beavers or muskrats. They eat desirable vegetation, girdle trees and burrow into banks and dams. The biological, reproductive, and behavioral characteristics of nutria are listed, as well as control methods. (4 pp., 1 photo, 3 illustrations)

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