Preliminary deer season results indicate drop in harvest/Inside the DNR December 6, 2013 Michigan,

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Preliminary deer season results indicate drop in harvest/Inside the DNR December 6, 2013 Michigan, Daily Mining Gazette 
... DNR wildlife biologists had predicted before the season began that hunters would notice a marked decrease in the number of yearling bucks (typically spikes and forks) on the landscape this year, since many of last year's fawn crop were expected to have not survived the severe late winter... in an average year about 40 percent of the U.P. deer harvest is yearling bucks ...


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