The Whitehall Wildlife Management Committee

The Whitehall Wildlife Management Committee is an ad hoc committee created through the Office of Mayor with the help of the President of Whitehall Borough Council. The Committee is comprised of 12 appointed Whitehall residents who meet on a monthly basis to discuss and analyze issues involving wildlife in Whitehall Borough.

The Committee is currently conducting community-wide research and studying research-based approaches to the management of wildlife.

Below are links to articles from recent borough newsletters as well as additional educational resources:

CDC Lyme Disease Information and Education website: Click for Site

Educational “Tick Talk” Video for Small Children: Click for Video

Listing of landscape and flower garden plants, rated by resistance to deer:

Searchable Website: Click for website

Landscape Plants Rated by Deer Resistance

 

Sections of the Whitehall Borough Code Pertaining to Wildlife

Section 71 “Animals” (see 71.6.1 for feeding regulations)

Chapter 71 - Animals

Section 75 “Property Maintenance (see 75.7 for Pest Control Regulations)

Chapter 75 - Property Maintenance

 

Other Various Information:

Message from the Whitehall Wildlife Management Committee | Fall-Winter 2016 Borough Report: Click for Report

Wildlife Sightings and Encounters | Fall-Winter 2016 Borough Report: Click for Report

Lyme Disease and Zika Virus Information and Prevention Tips | Spring-Summer 2016 Borough Report: Click for Report

Coyote, Mosquito, and Rodent and Pests | Spring-Summer 2016 Borough Report: Click for Report

The Facts on Deer and Lyme Disease | Fall-Winter 2015 Borough Report: Click for Report