Drought spells lean times for Santa Cruz County wildlife February 16, 2014 California

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Drought spells lean times for Santa Cruz County wildlife February 16, 2014 California, San Jose Mercury News
... Animals are drawn to the readily available food and water in the lush environments around our homes ...  an unusual number of complaints lately about skunks, raccoons and deer digging up lawns and landscaping... "People could have a little more compassion and tolerance. This drought is a hardship on everybody, but for these animals, it's their life. Desperation is driving them into our communities more than ever." ...


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