wildlife management http://wrvo.org en Watertown scares away nuisance crows http://wrvo.org/post/watertown-scares-away-nuisance-crows <p>It's an eerie sight – every winter, around dusk each night, a flock of between 20,000 and 30,000 crows gathers in the trees around the Black River in Watertown. They can be a neat sight against the white winter landscape, but the city wants them gone. That's because they squawk and poop and generally annoy a lot of city residents. The city has hired a wildlife management company to disperse the birds.</p><p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 07:05:00 +0000 Joanna Richards 31810 at http://wrvo.org Watertown scares away nuisance crows The Screech Owl: A Bird That Insists On It's Rights http://wrvo.org/post/screech-owl-bird-insists-its-rights <p>John Weeks discusses the appearance of young Screech Owls. Normally hatching in early June, by Independence Day these fuzzy small owls begin venturing out of the nest. Weeks explains the interesting (and often aggressive) life style of the Screech Owl and how to get a better view of these monogamous creatures.</p><p>Originally aired July 10, 1987.</p> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 18:50:12 +0000 John Weeks 22141 at http://wrvo.org Be Kind To Young Wildlife http://wrvo.org/post/be-kind-young-wildlife <p>John Weeks talks about the importance of not interfering with wildlife. Weeks explains why it is best to leave young wild animals alone.</p><p>Originally aired on June 6th, 1987.</p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 18:47:20 +0000 John Weeks 20514 at http://wrvo.org