Critter Problem Might Be Over: Bessem...

Critter Problem Might Be Over: Bessemer City's beavers beat it out of town

There are 2 comments on the Charlotte.com story from Oct 3, 2007, titled Critter Problem Might Be Over: Bessemer City's beavers beat it out of town. In it, Charlotte.com reports that:

“They've been out of the picture for the last few weeks. Maybe they got disgusted with us and left.”

The Bessemer City beavers have backed off.

You'll recall that in August they were hard at work building dams of limbs, sticks and mud on a creek that feeds into the town's main water source.

As soon as city crews demolished the dams, the beavers rebuilt. In the middle of a severe drought when every drop of water counted, this was a serious issue.

Officials checked with the N.C. Wildlife Resource Commission about the problem and decided the beavers had to go. But a plan to trap the beavers drew protests from animal rights activists from New York to Michigan. Read more

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Charlotte.com.

CAM

Statesville, NC

#1 Oct 3, 2007
When will people stop playing these stupid "animal rights" games? And when will small town councils stop announcing their "environmental plans" (such as beaver trapping), when they know good and well that it's going to piss off the stupid animal rights activists? Look, next time beavers dam up your water supply, take a 12 ga shotgun, go kill the dam beavers, and toss their bodies back in the woods...and DON'T ANNOUNCE it to the world.
big balls

United States

#2 Jul 30, 2010
tell like it is vern

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Kings Mountain Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Payseur gets 19 years for murder (Sep '10) May 20 Big Mike 9
Hookers May 17 Eatsumpie 6
original jiggers diner May 14 goldie 2
gay bar in cherryville (Dec '14) May 14 Giveme9ibch 10
In a hall of the mountain king chatroom. Apr 27 Brittney Ford 13
Strange Sounds Apr 27 Fred 4
News NC lottery winner to give away his jackpot. Her... Dec '17 erin 2

Kings Mountain Jobs

Personal Finance

Kings Mountain Mortgages