E-299: Using Livestock to Manage Wildlife Habitat
livestock and wildlife habitat information sheet

210550, 15; 232550, 85;
Email: rk-lyons@tamu.edu

Product Code: E-299

Electronic download only. Livestock grazing can be an effective tool in managing wildlife habitat. This publication explains how grazing affects various wildlife species such as white-tailed deer, bobwhite quail and turkeys, and how to select the type of livestock needed to achieve various management objectives. Charts and tables compare the diets of wildlife and livestock species. (12 pp., 11 photos, 2 charts, 2 tables) By: Robert K. Lyons, Byron D. Wright