Idaho General Season Mulies September 14, 2012

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Idaho General Season MuliesSeptember 14, 2012
... Most of North Idaho is whitetail country, while Southern Idaho holds them in river drainages here and there... Whitetails are hardier than mule deer, and more aggressive in the sense that as their populations expand, they push the mule deer out. Idaho’s prized possession has been its mule deer, and the fact of the matter is that as whitetails expand, mule deer populations will likely shrink ... Large clear cuts made 40 years ago, and fires 80 – 100 years ago created some nice habitat for the mulies [in Unit 1], but all of that is going by the wayside...

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