Oak Mountain deer hunts scheduled for 2013-14 July 8, 2013 Alabama

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Oak Mountain deer hunts scheduled for 2013-14 July 8, 2013 Alabama, The Southeast Sun
... Wildlife experts point to Oak Mountain State Park as a textbook case of how deer tend to multiply in numbers greater than their habitat can support unless controlled through regulated hunting. Past herd health checks and necropsy confirmed the presence of parasites and disease because of overpopulation... regulated archery hunts
were established in 2004.. Surveys conducted in 1999, 2000 and 2003 found ... damage to wildflowers, trees and shrubs ...

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