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While these busy guys can cause problems, they also provide a host of valuable ecological services, says riparian specialist Kerri O’Shaughnessy.

They can be troublemakers, but beavers do a lot of good, too

There are low-cost ways to prevent the busy dam builders from causing flooding and other damage

Reading Time: 3 minutes Beavers have been given a bad rap, but they can benefit the landscape — and there are ways of coexisting with them. “People are beginning to recognize the value of beaver and how they might be able to help us as a society navigate some of the challenges we are facing,” riparian specialist Kerri O’Shaughnessy […] Read more