New Video and Workshop Series Teaches Best Practices for Beaver Control


Are your culverts under siege by persistent beaver damming? Are your roads being flooded? This workshop will cover beaver behavior, best management practices, and Massachusetts regulations and permitting processes. Learn about pond-leveler pipes and culvert protection strategies. The workshops will include afternoon site visits for hands-on, location-specific analysis. Dress for the elements! This workshop series is geared for DPW/Highway Department personnel. Private sector participants with an interest in the subject matter are welcome.

The instructor for the workshops is Michael Callahan. Michael Callahan is the founder of the Beaver Institute Inc. For over 18 years Beaver Solutions LLC has resolved over 1,500 beaver-human conflicts. Michael's clients include over 70 municipal highway departments and MassDOT. He has gained an international reputation as a leader in innovative beaver management. Michael teaches beaver workshops, started the online Beaver Management Forum on Facebook, and created instructional materials though which he and the Beaver Institute teach others how to cost-effectively manage beavers.

Watch the new So You've Got A Dam Beaver Problem Video, then Register for the Best Management Practices for Beaver Control workshops