They hope to gather more eggs to hatch, raise and release in areas without gopher
Sample Site Selection.--We selected 50 locations exhibiting fresh pocket gopher
mounding activity (hereafter, active sites).
in ecosystems: patterns and mechanisms.
Upon capture, we dusted pocket gophers
with 0.25% Permethrin to remove potential ectoparasites.
tortoises are a threatened species in Florida.
tortoises are heavily protected by environmental laws on federal wildlife refuges and national parks.
The common species associated with pocket gopher
mounds in disturbed dry sand prairie were the perennials Eragrostis trichoides and Opuntia humifusa with importance values of 69.1 and 28.1 respectively.
feet are a pricey commodity in some Minnesota townships, paying about $3 for a pair of feet to control the rodent population that destroys farmers' fields.
seemed quite happy with his home, despite it being perilously close to the pad where astronauts blast off for the International Space Station.
Some traps are effective for larger animals but too big for gopher
He was also spectacular as the quarterback of the Golden Gopher
Key words: Botta's Pocket Gopher
, cattle grazing, Great Gray Owl, meadows, Mountain Pocket Gopher
, Sierra Nevada Mountains, Strix nebulosa, Thomomys bottae, Thomomys monticola