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Press Release

Help Improving Your Wildlife Habitat is a Phone Call Away

July 25, 2011

Many Alabama landowners have an interest in improving wildlife habitat for one or more species on their property. However, they may not have all the information needed to develop and implement a management plan that meets their goals. Landowner interest varies from deer, turkey, and quail to other species such as bluebirds, woodpeckers, purple martins and more. The Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries staff of professional wildlife biologists is available to assist landowners, hunting clubs, and others interested in enhancing wildlife management activities on a particular piece of property. Wildlife biologists are available to provide guidance on activities such as controlled burning, herbicide applications, disking, plantings, food sources, forest management, harvest management strategies, and various other activities that can benefit one or more species.      
 
Wildlife biologists can be contacted through the following district offices:
 
District 1: 21453 Harris Station Road, Tanner, AL 35671                     (256) 353-2634             NW Alabama
District 2: 4101 Alabama Highway 21 North, Jacksonville, AL 36265  (256) 435-5422             NE Alabama
District 3: 8211 McFarland Blvd West, Northport, AL 35476                (205) 339-5716             West Alabama
District 4: 3520 Plaza Drive, Enterprise, AL 36330                               (334) 347-1298             SE Alabama
District 5: 30571 Five Rivers Blvd., Spanish Fort, AL 36527                (251) 626-5474             SW Alabama
 
You are invited to contact a wildlife biologist to discuss your land management questions and to set up an onsite visit on your property if that would be helpful.
 
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources promotes wise stewardship, management and enjoyment of Alabama’s natural resources through five divisions: Marine Police, Marine Resources, State Parks, State Lands, and Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries. To learn more about ADCNR, visit www.outdooralabama.com.


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