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Free Class: Minimizing Deer Damage in Landscapes on Oct 20 & 21

October 6th, 2015 · Comments Off on Free Class: Minimizing Deer Damage in Landscapes on Oct 20 & 21

Date: Mon, 5 Oct 2015 18:18:11 +0000 From: Charlotte Glen Subject: Free Class: Minimizing Deer Damage in Landscapes Minimizing Deer Damage in Landscapes A free class offered by NC Cooperative Extension’s Chatham County Center Tuesday, Oct. 20, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. In the auditorium of the Agriculture Building, […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Animals · Education · Pittsboro

Contrary to popular rumor the coyotes were not brought in to control the deer population

January 24th, 2015 · Comments Off on Contrary to popular rumor the coyotes were not brought in to control the deer population

Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2015 21:41:45 +0000 From: Michael Burke Subject: coyotes again Contrary to popular rumor the coyotes were not brought in to control the deer population, nor were the deer brought in by the army corps, if you create the habitat they will come… some in the science community think because of the […]

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Tags: Animals

Deer evidently like “city lights and life”

January 24th, 2015 · Comments Off on Deer evidently like “city lights and life”

Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:13:47 -0500 From: deloispopp Subject: deer vs. coyotes Of interest is the fact that last week I saw a herd of deer — I counted up to 14, there may have been more – in Chapel Hill at the north end of Greenwood Road which abuts up to an apartment […]

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Tags: 27510 · Animals · Chapel Hill

Coyotes are now present in all 100 counties in the state

January 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Coyotes are now present in all 100 counties in the state

Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:08:00 -0500 From: John Brooks Subject: Deer and coyotes The deer are native to the area, and have been on the increase since before the Jordan Lake was even there. Chatham County was pretty rural in the 1960’s, but the increase in population has encouraged deer. The coyotes, on the […]

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Tags: 27312 · Animals · Pittsboro

There have been packs of coyotes on the Mt. Gilead Church Road for a couple of years

January 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off on There have been packs of coyotes on the Mt. Gilead Church Road for a couple of years

Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2015 04:45:58 -0500 From: deloispopp Subject: coyotes There have been packs of coyotes on the Mt. Gilead Ch. Rd. for a couple of years – I have heard them close to my house at night on a couple of occasions, my neighbor shoots them when they come close to his horses…. […]

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Tags: 27312 · Animals · Pittsboro

Pack of coyotes run through yard fairly regularly making lots of noise as they go

January 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Pack of coyotes run through yard fairly regularly making lots of noise as they go

Date: Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:27:17 -0500 From: “Howard Lively” Subject: RE: About missing dogs and cats in Chatham “Is anyone else in northeast Chatham hearing the coyotes at night?” Yes! My home is in the back of Fearrington Village, where Bush Creek runs along the back line of my property. The very back of […]

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Tags: 27344 · Animals · Fearrington

Coyotes are a real problem. Deer will soon seem a minor nuisance in comparison

January 22nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Coyotes are a real problem. Deer will soon seem a minor nuisance in comparison

Date: Sat, 17 Jan 2015 13:49:08 -0500 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: coyotes A real problem. Deer will soon seem a minor nuisance in comparison. Coyotes reproduce prolifically and interbreed with some wolf species (contradiction in terms, but reality). They found our goat herd of over 100 and feasted on the newborn kids so badly […]

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Tags: Animals

Deer in Pittsboro neighborhood has passed away

August 9th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Date: Thu, 7 Aug 2014 18:06:20 +0000 From: Pam Fulk Subject: Deer that had something on her head All, I am very sad to report that a Pittsboro neighbor found said deer in his yard this morning. He was able to approach and she was still alive. He removed the plastic slushy cup (plastic dome […]

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Tags: Animals

Replying to Linda’s post “Deer needs help”

August 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off on Replying to Linda’s post “Deer needs help”

Date: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:31:40 -0400 From: Jennifer Rhodes Subject: Replying to Linda’s post “Deer needs help” Hi Linda. You did not post your e-mail address, or I would have contacted you directly. I called CLAWS wildlife rescue ( www.nc-claws.org ) from Chapel Hill at 919-619-0776. It’s a good number to have in my […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27510 · Animals · Chapel Hill · Pittsboro

Let’s look at the Chatham County “wilderness”

February 15th, 2014 · Comments Off on Let’s look at the Chatham County “wilderness”

Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 10:29:03 -0500 From: Taylor Kish Subject: Let’s look at the Chatham “wilderness” Almost every acre in what is now Chatham County has been cleared and used by humans in one way or another.  That is a LOT of cleared land for lumber, tobacco, cattle, horses.  A lot of Chatham County […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27344 · Agriculture · Animals · Development · Pittsboro · Siler City