Category Archives: Wildlife

Eddie’s Corner: Deer and Car Collisions

By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent, October 6, 2015

Deer in roadFall is a wonderful time to live in North Georgia. We have fresh local apples, festivals galore, cooler air and landscapes with a beautiful mix of natural colors. Fall is also prime breeding season for white tail deer which means it is also when drivers are more likely to hit deer that run into the road, according to a new study from the University of Georgia that was recently published in the journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.  Continue reading

Eddie’s Corner: The Do’s and Don’ts of Wildlife Food Plots

By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent, September 20, 2015

Wildlife food plots are a great way to enhance the quality and number of animals on your property. Many people plant food plots just to increase their chances of viewing wildlife on their property. No matter the reason, establishing a food plot is relatively easy, but like anything that is worth doing make sure you’ve your homework before beginning.  Continue reading