Lots of News From Deer Plan Briefing January 9, 2012 Maine

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Lots of News From Deer Plan Briefing January 9, 2012 Maine, georgesmithmaine.com

... DIF&W’s John Pratte: ...“Illegal hunting continues to be a problem in Maine ... Predation continues to be a factor – both coyotes and bears ... “We began implementing predation controls ... We have very few deer in many deer yards throughout the state.” ... [then] a fascinating – and new – discussion about the department’s inability to accurately count deer in the very areas where their populations are most diminished. 

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