More big bucks in Mississippi than ever before November 2, 2015

Missouri Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

More big bucks in Mississippi than ever before November 2, 2015
... the state implemented a 4-point restriction in 1995, but that had an unintended and undesirable effect. Many hunters shot any legal buck, which left inferior deer in the woods and removed those with the best potential... Biologists discovered better management techniques ... leading to the current regulations that are based on measurements rather than numbers of points...

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