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Keeping It Simple: Easy Ways to Help Wildlife Along Roads

Photo Gallery for "Critter Barrier" Protects Prairie Reptiles, Amphibians, and Small Mammals

Photo of mesh fence along country roadway
Iowa DOT photo
The mesh prevents reptiles from crawling over or burrowing under the fence and on to the roadway.

Photo of ornate box turtle
Iowa DOT photo
The ornate box turtle.

Updated: 12/12/2012
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