boat tailed grackles

Asked May 7, 2015, 1:08 PM EDT

Assisting a community member with this question.

Problem with grackles hanging around her oak trees making too much noise and messing up her cars, house and roof - Wants to get rid of them.

Webb County Texas

1 Response

Here are few online resources that may help. Generally speaking it takes something noisy or visual to keep them away.

http://www.birdcontrolpro.com/control_grackle.htm

http://www.pestproducts.com/grackles.htm

If your an Extension agent you might try a Wildlife Specialist for advice.