(5) Work With Surrounding Landowners. Depending on your neighbors, it may be tough to convince them to take some of the same steps, but you've got to try. Don't be aggressive or pushy. Instead, ask questions such as whether they're seeing as many good bucks as they'd like. Tell them what you're trying to do. Teach by example, offer to help with the work that needs to be done, and maybe, just maybe, they'll see the wisdom of harvesting does, passing up young bucks, and improving the habitat.