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Keeping It Simple: Easy Ways to Help Wildlife Along Roads

Photo Gallery for Slightly modifying a culvert-repair contract creates huge benefits for area wildlife



This picture shows water flowing downstream through a pipe culvert and rocks at the base of the culvert to fix a dropoff problem.
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At this pipe culvert used by a variety of aquatic species, a dropoff problem was fixed with rock baffles.

Updated: 12/12/2012
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