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North Georgia Wildlife Part 11 (Raccoons)

The raccoon is a stocky animal getting up to three feet in length and weighing between 8-20 pounds. Raccoons are found all throughout Georgia including the North Georgia Mountains in rural, suburban, and urban areas. They are highly adaptable and their populations thrive in most parts of the state. They typically den in hollow trees, […]

Bears and Birdseed

Did you know that it is a lot easier to keep food away from a wild bear than to teach a bear to stay away from unnatural food that he has learned to enjoy? The first rule is not to attract bears to areas that are frequented by humans. Securing food that attracts bears is […]