Proceedings of the Vertebrate Pest Conference
History and status of predator control in Texas
- Author(s): Wade, Dale A.
- Hawthorne, Donald W.
- Nunley, Gary L.
- Caroline, Milton
- et al.
A historical review of predatory animal damage and the development of the Texas animal damage control (ADC) program is provided, including a discussion of predator species, methods of control and limitations caused by laws, regulations and policies. Recommendations are made for improvements to permit a more comprehensive program with adequate funding, personnel, and control methods.