How much do you know about the rut? November 5, 2015 Maine

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How much do you know about the rut? November 5, 2015 Maine, Bangor Daily News
... “We go out and we collect fetuses from road-killed does, and based on the size of those fetuses, we can come up with an estimate of when the fetus was conceived. By and large, probably 90 percent of our samples conceive around that third week of November.” ... biologists estimate the state has a herd of 211,000 deer ...


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