Ask Game and Fish
February 21, 2019
Q: What is a wildlife-friendly fence?
A: To many people, a fence running through the rolling hills of Wyoming is nothing much to consider. But for wildlife, fencing matters for their survival. The term wildlife-friendly fence is a fence that is designed to contain livestock while still allowing wildlife to pass through without harm. There are many fence designs labeled as wildlife-friendly, but it is important that any fence design take into consideration how to keep some animals in while letting others cross.
The friendliest fence for wildlife is no fence at all. Allowing wildlife to mov...