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  In late years our life and distance with wild animal are near, cases getting into trouble such as the noise or house invasion due to wild animal occur. Because we do not receive such a life damage, we know characteristic of animal well and prevent damage occurrence, and let's keep in mind to evade trouble.
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● Crow

Life   Photograph of crow
  In Yokohama-shi mainly hashibutogarasu, two kinds (50-56cm in total length) of gorcrow  
  We eat omnivorousness, kitchen garbage. For from March to July, we prepare den for breeding into roadside tree or steel tower.  
  After young bird left the nest, we live in group in green tracts of land. (it is said with "roost")  
    ※As for crow attacking person in group, absolute.
 When we face person, we perform in couples as it is action to protect child. It is action on considerable readiness that the crow faces person bigger than oneself. In addition, movement that we find with bill while flying is not possible in structure of body. When we attack, we kick with foot which grew of nail from behind by all means.
 If it knows life of crow definitely, it is totally few animal that person is afraid.
 
The damage situation    
    The noise to damage garbage which number increases to, threat, attack (without reason such as there being young bird, it is not basic to attack person).  
Measures (crow measures business of Yokohama-shi)  
  It is said that big cause that crow increased to is because kitchen garbage becoming bait increased. In Yokohama-shi, we reduce the number of crows by managing kitchen garbage appropriately (inflection of scattering prevention net or enforcement of export time).
Therefore, in Yokohama-shi, we do not perform capture to reduce the number of the habitation.
 
    But parent bird is targeted for the next business to protect nest and young bird when there is threat, damage such as attacking.  
  Rental of crow attention signboard  
  Some assistance to nest last joke expense of crow  
    City bears a part of removal expense of nest causing it only when there is den of crow in private land, and threat attack due to parent bird is repeated.
(among nest last joke pattern work, we assist 12,000 yen in the upper limit.)
 
  Capture of leaving the nest bina of crow  
    When we repeat threat attack to the unspecified number of person on roads because parent bird protects young bird of leaving the nest, we capture young bird in city. (total amount city expense)  
  We take birds and beasts marque and carry out based on law.  
    Specifically, it is Environmental Planning Bureau zoo section  
    To TEL 045-671-3448  
Inaccessible invention    
  We follow rule of getting out garbage and manage accumulation place appropriately.  
    ※ Weight loss of kitchen garbage, inflection of strict observance, box and net of collection time
  We sprinkle hateful red pepper of crow on garbage bag.
 
  We do not leave bait of pet outdoors. (crow eats.)  
  We do not leave wire hanger becoming materials of nest outdoors.  
  ※   It is important that we reduce kitchen garbage becoming bait to reduce the number of crows. Even if captured, different crows gather from others if there is much garbage becoming bait, and is basic; is not solved.  
  ※   We issued leaflet of crow. This  

● Raccoon

Life   Photograph of raccoon
  The place of origin is North America, raccoon department.  
  Head long torso around 55cm, Japanese blue magpie around 30cm.  
    Tail has 5-10 sima sima.  
  In late years, around the southern part of city, numbers increase suddenly.  
The damage situation    
  Farm products damage, garden tree and doing damage to to pet, influence to settle down in house (garrets) on ecosystem.  
Measures    
  Measures business of Yokohama-shi  
    Capture (expense bears city) based on "Kanagawa raccoon prevention execution plan"  
      Raccoon
  We carry out based on the foreign uncooked food method. To page of the foreign uncooked food method It features sima of tail
    Specifically, it is Environmental Planning Bureau zoo section Raccoon dog does not have
    To TEL 045-671-3448  
Inaccessible invention    
  We block up gap becoming invasion mouth. (the space under the floor, vent, under the eaves, shutter box)  
  We cut branch reaching roof and arrange things which we put in garden.  
  We do not leave fruit of the remainder and the remainder of pet food.  
  They install net in pond, and henhouses lock with wire netting as Takeo.  
  We put out bad-smelling (body odor, feces and urine) of beast.  
   There is example which smell of pyroligneous acid and herb system worked for.  
  For dismissal, we burn insecticide of type that smoke appears.  

● Palm civet

Life   Photograph of palm civet
  The place of origin is Southeast Asia, mampalon.  
  Head long torso around 63cm, Japanese blue magpie around 40cm. I feel have a long tail black.  
  We inhabit the whole city.  
The damage situation    
    Farm products damage, garden tree and doing damage to to pet, influence to settle down in house (garrets) on ecosystem.  
Measures    
  Measures business of Yokohama-shi  
    Capture (expense bears city) of palm civet which settles down in house, and damages in house and lot place Palm civet (white nose core)
      The ridge of the nose is white
  Farmland and house damage including the forest out of the site does not become a target of business.  
  We take birds and beasts marque and carry out based on law.  
    Specifically, it is Environmental Planning Bureau zoo section  
    To TEL 045-671-3448  
Inaccessible invention    
    Please refer to clause of raccoon.  

● Domestic pigeon

Pigeon kept by person made domestic pigeon nature, and increases in each place.
  Photograph of pigeon
Life
  We eat mainly vegetable thing including nut.
  We act in group.
  Several times a year lay eggs throughout the year during breeding period.
The damage situation
  Dirt, bad smell due to feces and feather, allergy, asthma, dermatitis that assumed domestic pigeon cause, trouble with bait spear.  
Measures    
  In Yokohama-shi, we do not get rid of domestic pigeon.
Correspondence to be inaccessible is necessary to decrease damage and trouble due to domestic pigeon. In addition, we increase numbers artificially, and it is to gather in specific place to feed domestic pigeon, and it is in big factor to cause problem. As it becomes important measures not to feed domestic pigeon, I would like cooperation of all of you.
 
Inaccessible invention    
  We set silken gut in place where domestic pigeon is easy to stop at, and there is an effect when we install thing such as Mount Tsurugi made of plastic.  
    It is effective when we set chicken net-proof in porches without gap.  
    ※ Various products are commercially available.  
  Cleaning and rearranging from usual times are important so that nest is not made.  
    If the making of nest begins, please be eliminated immediately.  
    ※ When we perform capture, disposal of egg and young bird, permission such as capture of the Mayor of Yokohama based on gamekeeping Control Law is necessary.
  Specifically, please see page of permission such as capture.
 
  As it is said, we plant genuine rose, and we use herb such as Rose geraniums, and it is assumed that we hate smell of rose, and let's do invention that usually keeps out.  
  As for the cause to attract pigeons, most are bait spears. As bait spearmanship is not act regulated by law, it is often found in city not to be able to cope. We talk in local all of you and will stop not to trouble other people.  

● Taiwan squirrel (one subspecies of Kurihara squirrel)

Life   Photograph of Taiwan squirrel
  The place of origin is the Taiwanese southern part, sciurine.  
  Head long torso around 20cm, Japanese blue magpie around 18cm.  
  Around the southern part of city, numbers increase suddenly.  
The damage situation    
    Fruit tree, doing damage to to farm products damage, tree and electric wires such as vegetables to settle down in house (shutter boxes), influence on ecosystem.  
Measures    
  Measures business of Yokohama-shi  
    About Taiwan squirrel damaging in private land, we get rid of grant of capture permit, rental of capture device, collection of captured animal. Taiwan squirrel
(photo courtesy: Yokohama-shi environmental science research institute)
       
  Please talk about public land to manager of the place.  
  Please carry out based on mine, law taking birds and beasts marque by yourself.  
    Specifically, it is Environmental Planning Bureau zoo section  
    To TEL 045-671-3448  
Inaccessible invention    
  The pruning of tree becoming moving course of Taiwan squirrel or lower mowing.  

◆ When we capture in individuals

 It is thoughtless in the wild birds and beasts, and it is forbidden capturing (including collection of egg of birds) by "law about protection of the birds and beasts and management and adequacy of hunting". When we capture the wild birds and beasts in individuals without preventing life damage and farm products damage even if we do self-defense, we need marque of the Mayor of Yokohama.
  ※ Specifically, please see pages of permission such as capture.


City of Yokohama, Environmental Planning Bureau greenery part Zoo section - January 10, 2006 Making - September 28, 2015 Update
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