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Beavers expanding range, making homes closer to people

With trapping ban, population grows

WEST ROXBURY — It appears to be the chiseled handiwork of an ace axman: Tree after tree along the water’s edge in Millennium Park felled by a clean v-cut.

But it is no rogue Christmas tree cutter. It’s beavers.

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