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Organic Gardening: Blue-tailed skinks in worm bin

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Huntersville, NC

July 24, 2012
2:25 PM

Post #9217143

Hi there!

I have been noticing blue-tailed skinks hanging out in my worm bin. Will they eat the worms?

I think I can put together a makeshift screen cover for it if necessary... but if they are harmless to the worms, I'll just let the cute little guys hang out.



Port St Lucie (+ Wk , FL
(Zone 9b)

July 25, 2012
6:37 PM

Post #9218773

I would imagine they might eat maybe 2 a day, not enough to impact your population. They also eat bad bugs, so I'd recommend you leave them alone.

BTW, I lived in Huntersville (Birkdale) for 7 years)

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