Wildlife Information

Response to black bears in Bernards Township

A Humane Backyard: A place for harmony between people, their pets and the wildlife.


When to seek treatment for injured/sick wildlife: www.dgif.virginia.gov/wildlife/injured/

Bring all sick or injured wild birds to The Raptor Trust in Basking Ridge, NJ: http://theraptortrust.org

Solving problems with woodchucks: http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/woodchucks_groundhogs/

To Help or Not: When a baby bird is grounded: http://www.fundforanimals.org/cape/stories/help_baby_birds.html

New Jersey Bear Facts: http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/bearfacts.htm

The Brown Bat is the most common bat in North America & most misunderstood. Information on what to do and how to help: http://www.batcon.org/

NJ Wildlife Control Specialists: http://www.skunks-2.com/

Finding Injured or Young Wildlife: http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/bornwild.htm

Solving raccoon problems: http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/raccoons/tips/solving_problems_raccoon.html

Living with squirrels: http://www.peta.org/issues/wildlife/squirrels.aspx

The Bernards Township Health Department is a Contractual Health Agency serving: Bernards Township, Bernardsville Borough, Chester Borough,
Long Hill Township, Mendham Borough, Peapack and Gladstone Borough.