Posts with the tag: "bird control"
The solar-powered Solar Impulse 2 plane began its trip around the world in Abu Dhabi on March 9, 2015. The record-setting trip is divided into 13 arduous stages, with each leg lasting for days. The plane had just completed its eighth stage when it landed in Honolulu on July 3, 2015, but due to necessary repairs on the battery packs, the highly technical vessel was grounded until April 2016. Up until that point the plane spent countless hours soaring with the birds, but now that it was “keeping its feet on the ground,” the goal was to keep the birds out.
Ducks are great, aren't they? Why are you shaking your head? Have you had to deal with a duck problem in the past--or worse--are you dealing with one right now? It's okay. We understand. Ducks can be a real pain in the butt, especially if that is where they bite you. But, not all ducks are created equal. There is one pest duck that stands out from the others. Let's take a look at this troublemaker and see if we can find a solution.
Tourists flock to Oahu and other parts of Hawaii to see honeycreepers and other native birds. They don’t come to view pigeons but unfortunately these pest birds are here and an ongoing problem. With a preference for urban environments, pigeons in Honolulu and other Hawaiian cities are commonly found in parks, on buildings and bridges, and in grain mills and warehouses. Not only is there an over-population of these pest birds, they’ve become a nuisance pest and a dangerous one. Here are three reasons why homes and businesses don’t want pigeons hanging around.
How do you control a rat that can fly? Think about this sentence for a second. In it are the two important points we are going to discuss. The first deals with the exceptional filthiness of these birds. The second deals with the difficulty in protecting a business from the dangers of having these birds around. When we're done, you'll have all the information you need to understand the threat, and how to deal with it.