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Probelms With Poison

Raptors & Rodenticides: A Deadly Combination - A real eye opener
Risks of Rodenticides to Owls - From the Owl Pages. A great web site
Raptors Killed by Poison Bait - Article on California raptors killed by rodent baits
Threats to Raptors - Report on current risks to raptors, including rodent baits
Rodent Bait Brodifacoum - Report by American Bird Conservancy on risks of most common active ingredient in rodent bait
Rodenticides - Rodent Poison & Risks to Pets
Merck Veterinary Manual - Rodenticide Poisoning - Written for veterinarians for pets accidentally poisoned by rodent bait
Owls Controlling Rats - Article on areas using owls to control rats
She Gives A Hoot About Owls - Article on an owl rescuer. See section on nursing poisoned great horn owls back to health
Secondary Poisoning of Eagles - Article on over 50 eagles killed in Canada from secondary poisoning
Rat Poison and the Threat to Birds of Prey - Very informative. From the UK, a country far ahead of the U.S. in taking action to protect the best "ratters" of all - raptors!
EPA - Rodenticide Report - Technical report on the risks of rodenticides
Arizona Dept. Agriculture Databases of Pesticides - Great reference source on all pesticides including rodent baits
Pesticide Poisoning Symptoms & First Aid - Handy guide

 

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Wildlife

Reptiles and Amphibians of Arizona - Informative reference guide
Desert USA - Animals - Informative reference guide
Pack Rat Middens - Archeological research on pack rat middens
Owls of Southeastern Arizona - Pictorial guide
UA Experimental Gopher Control Device - Trouble with pocket gophers?
Bat Conservation International - Best site on bats
Arizona Desert Museum Digital Guide - guide of local wildlife, plants and minerals
Arizona Brown (Recluse) Spider - UA article on AZ's own version of the Brown Recluse
Arthropods Bites & Stings - By AZ Poison Control - Includes brown spiders & kissing bugs
Living With Wildlife - An excellent resource from AZ Game & Fish

 

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Hanatvirus & Wildlife Rabies

Sin Nombre (hantavirus) in South Eastern Arizona - UA study
All about Hantaviruses - Center for Disease Control guide
Hantavirus in the United States and Arizona - Arizona Department of Health article
Rabies in Wild Animals - Center for Disease Control guide
Rabies in Arizona - Arizona Department of Health guide

 

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Kissing Bugs

"Kissing Bugs": Potential Disease Vectors and Cause of Anaphylaxis - Oxford Journal Article
Kissing Bugs & Dermatology - Article written for Dermatologists
Kissing Bugs in Arizona - Best article on topic—by Carl Olson
Kissing Bug Project - A University of Arizona Study on Kissing Bugs
The Conenose Bug - UA Article

 

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Wildlife Centers

Forever Wild Animal Rehabilitation Center - The center we work with
Tucson Wildlife Center - Another great Tucson center
The Wildlife Center at Adobe Mountain - Operated by AZGF

 

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Gardening & Wildlife

Arid Plant List - an illustrated guide to common landscape plants used in and around the Tucson area
Problems and Pests of Agave, Aloe, Cactus and Yucca - Everything that can make your cactus sick
Arizona Master Gardener Manual - Useful tips by University of Arizona
Javelina Resistant Plants - UA compiled list of javelina resistant plants
Great Gardens - A design/build company that creates colorful, year-round gardens
Gardening Insights - Landscape designer Greg Corman
Tohono Chul Park - recognized as one of the great botanical gardens of the world, has been connecting Nature, Art & Culture for 25 years!
Tucson Botanical Gardens - a tranquil oasis in the heart of Tucson recognized and respected as one of the best small public gardens in America.

 

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Government Agencies

Arizona Game & Fish - Full of Information on AZ wildlife
Arizona Office of Pest Management - Is your exterminator licensed?
Arizona Department of Health - Latest information on AZ health concerns
Bureau of Land Management - AZ - Full of Information on AZ

 

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Other

Pima County MapGuide Maps - You will be prompted to load and install a viewer applet. There are dozens of options, but the best view is by selecting Street and Parcels and then zooming in on the area you are interested in. Select Orthophoto Imagery to see aerial photos.
SoldBySheryl.com - My Wife the Realtor, Quality Service is a Family Tradition
JasonBrownArt.com , PendulumSwingMedia.com - My Son the Artist

 

 

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