Drought, development, and encroachment could be responsible for dwindling deer population October 31, 2017 California

California Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

... deer populations have dropped precipitously—by more than 300,000 statewide since 1990 ...  CDFW’s Public Information Officer Andrew Hughan ... noted ... that a firm number for a population of animals doesn’t exist...  an estimated 4,000 to 6,000 mountain lions living in California, compared to 2,000 in 1970 ..,

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