Deer Season Outlook is Good August 10, 2019 Alaska

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Deer Season Outlook is Good August 10, 2019 Alaska, Cordova Times
... The population of Sitka black-tailed deer, which were transplanted across Prince William Sound in the 1920’s, appear to have fully recovered from the highest snowfall on record during the winter of 2011/2012... population declined 50 to 70 percent...

... Relatively mild winters over the past decade have pushed deer populations in the Sitka area to record highs ... “Our population objective for Game Management Unit 4 is 125,000 deer — unit-wide — and I’m fully confident we’re above that number,” ... mild winters since the “Snowpocalypse” of 2007-8. ..,

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