So many interests and opinions on managing deer January 29, 2017 Maine

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So many interests and opinions on managing deer January 29, 2017 Maine, Press Herald
... Maximum sustained yield (MSY) ... the maximum number of deer that can be removed from the population on a sustained basis... the population should be maintained at around 50 percent of the “carrying capacity,” ... optimum sustained yield, which occurs at about 60 to 70 percent of carrying capacity and best maximizes deer harvest and hunter satisfaction by providing more deer for harvest and for viewing...


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