Maine Deer Population August 4, 2016

Maine Population Deer Population and Management News Archive

Maine Deer Population August 4, 2016  -- Mild winter in Maine good for deer, deer hunters
... ... devastating winters in 2008 and 2009, which is thought to have killed about 30 percent of the state’s deer herd each of those years...   the herd had dropped to just 140,000 animals ... Although the 2014 and 2015 winters also were severe, they did not take the same kind of toll ... a mild winter in 2015-16, and the herd has essentially averaged to its long-term average of more than 200,000 animals ...

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