Deer herd numbers not what they once were August 5, 2015 California

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Deer herd numbers not what they once were August 5, 2015 California, Lake County Record Bee
... in Lake County ... The deer herd reached its maximum population in the late 1950s. In 1955, the estimated deer kill in Lake County exceeded 2,000 bucks. Compare that to last year when only 275 bucks were taken...  The Mendocino National Forest ... In the 1960s it wasn’t unusual to see 25-60 deer per day. Now if you see five deer per day it’s considered quite a few...


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