Park board ignores presentations on beaver control at park
Last updated 9/21/2021 at 10:53am
As expected, the Hill County Park Board has basically voted to continue with its current way of managing beaver in Beaver Creek Park. Trapping is the only means of control they have ever used and will continue to use. No mention of measures or monitoring or keeping records. There was a small mention of using other devices in certain instances but would have to be voted on by the board and to see if they have the money for it.
The adopted original draft by the committee effectively indicates “the superintendent has the authority to determine which methods to use.” The superintendent’...