I have recently received some questions about feral cats, what TNR is and why we do it so I thought I'd do a little FAQ post to try and explain. If you have any questions not addressed here, please ask in the comments or in an email!
Disclaimer: These answers are based on my experiences. Others might have different opinions and experiences.
A couple of weeks ago, some neighbors contacted me to see if I could help them get control of a growing feral cat problem a couple of blocks away. Since then I've been doing research and collecting gear to start a TNR (Trap, neuter, release) program there. I'll be posting details here as it goes on.
For those unfamiliar with TNR, the goal is to humanely trap the cats, take them...