EL-1909: Controlling Ground Squirrel Damage
ground squirrel damage information sheet

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Publication Date: 2013 June
Email: Vivian.J.Prothro@aphis.usda.gov

Product Code: EL-1909

This item is a free electronic download.  Ground squirrels do not normally cause extensive damage in urban areas. However, they do feed on flowers and vegetables in gardens. In rural areas, they can damage cropland and pastureland extensively. Chemical, cultural and trapping control methods are discussed. Go to: L-1909 to order printed copies. (2 pp., 1 photo) By:  Texas Wildlife Services