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  • How to identify, cover or remove toxic yew bushes

    Yew bushes are responsible for dozens of wildlife deaths this winter in the Treasure Valley. Lynn Kinter of Idaho Fish and Game explains how to identify a yew and what to do if you have one.

Yew bushes are responsible for dozens of wildlife deaths this winter in the Treasure Valley. Lynn Kinter of Idaho Fish and Game explains how to identify a yew and what to do if you have one. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
Yew bushes are responsible for dozens of wildlife deaths this winter in the Treasure Valley. Lynn Kinter of Idaho Fish and Game explains how to identify a yew and what to do if you have one. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
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