Tough winter to call for Maine wildlife biologists and any-deer permits March 14, 2015 Maine

Maine Population Deer Population and Management News Archive

... The population objective in WMD 12 is 15 deer per square mile ... small, hard, pointed feet is not a good adaptation for living in Maine where there is deep snow ... When deep snow and bitter winds start early or last late into spring, some deer will deplete their fat reserves and die ... Fawns die off first, followed by adult bucks, and then does...

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