Population Density, Managing deer herd is a daunting task October 21, 2018 Maine, Portland Press Herald

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Population Density,  Managing deer herd is a daunting task October 21, 2018 Maine, Portland Press Herald 
... Gerry Lavigne, Maine’s deer biologist at the time [about 20 years ago] said, “Populations in some of the problem areas are at, or approaching 30 to 40 deer per square mile.” ... this is still around 50 percent of K [the carrying capacity].  In other words, some areas (central and southern Maine) could support between 40 to 60 deer per square mile with no deleterious effects on the natural habitat ..,

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