Typical Damage/Nuisance Caused:
Damming / clogging up culverts, rivers, creeks, etc. causing unwanted flooding normally near roads, bridges, homes, and man-made dams.
Beavers are rodents, and are the largest rodents in Michigan. They are herbivores, eating aquatic and green plants. They eat the bark of trees,not really the wood in the middle.
Beavers build dams to flood areas and create an environment which keep them safe from land predators.