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Wildlife netting can do more harm than good

August 5, 2012
By SCOTT SHALAWAY - Outdoors Writer , Parkersburg News and Sentinel

Three years ago my wife found an opossum in one of our sheds with a plastic six-pack ring around its neck. I immobilized the 'possum with a towel, and we cut off the ring. The critter toddled off without even playing 'possum. No harm, no foul; just a reminder of the harm that such plastics can do.

 
 
 

 

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