SCRUB (OR CALIFORNIA) JAY
Jerry P. Clark
Primary State Biologist
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Sacramento, CA 924271-0001.
Scott E. Hygnstrom
Extension Wildlife Damage Specialist
Department of Forestry, Fisheries and Wildlife
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE 68583-0819
Fig. 1. Scrub (or California) jay, Aphelocoma coerulescens
Damage Prevention and Control Methods
Netting may help to keep birds away
from fruit trees and vines.
Propane cannons, Av-Alarms®, and
shooting are used to frighten and
Repellents and Toxicants
None are registered.
Rat snap traps.
Offensive jays can be eliminated by shooting.
Scott E. Hygnstrom;
Robert M. Timm;
Gary E. Larson
PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF WILDLIFE DAMAGE — 1994
Cooperative Extension Division Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources University of Nebraska -Lincoln
United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Animal Damage Control
Great Plains Agricultural Council Wildlife Committee