Where the Deer and the Anthropoids* Play September 6, 2012 California

California Deer Population and Management News Archive

Where the Deer and the Anthropoids* Play September 6, 2012 California, Topanga Messenger
... Before the Europeans arrived, frequent fires rejuvenated the plants and made better foraging for these deer ... These vegans prefer new leaves, berries and buds and love acorns and apples. Twigs of deciduous leaves will do in a pinch... ongoing development is severely limiting their habitat and interfering with migration patterns. Retaining walls and fences not only restrict their movements but can impede their escape from wildfires... 

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