Conservation Training

Managing Pest Birds

May 9, 2022

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Online

The Role of Birds on the Farm Course: Lesson 5 - Managing Pest Birds

Upon successfully completing this lesson, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the crop feeding/damage risk of birds that move in large flocks and the management techniques used for them as opposed to those that don’t.
  • Recommend several types of visual, audio and other bird deterrents and how to use them
  • Describe the reduction of pest birds by attracting American Kestrels with boxes and by supporting raptors with perches
  • Recommend the best features for an American Kestrel box