Larry Williams, UF/IFAS Extension Agent for Okaloosa County, offers lawn and garden advice specific to Northwest Florida.
689-5850 or 729-1400, Ext. 5850
If you notice slightly raised tunnels meandering through your yard, chances are a mole has decided to visit.
Moles can be more active in irrigated lawns and landscapes during dry periods. A moist area is more attractive to a mole as compared to dryer natural areas.
The eastern mole is common in our area. It only takes a single mole to create a maze of rounded ridges across your landscape. The apatite of this tenacious tunneler motivates the extensive series of burrows. Despite