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Two deer in their habitat

Beneficial habitat management practices include:

  • Conducting controlled burning
  • Controlling brush or grass mechanically
  • Controlling nuisance plants or animals
  • Creating brush piles
  • Creating diking/levees
  • Creating nest boxes
  • Creating watering holes
  • Creating wetlands
  • Cutting timber
  • Ditching
  • Enhancing soil (fertilizing and liming)
  • Preparing/planting food plots
  • Pruning/thinning
  • Restoring streams