MDWFP Deer Program December 5, 2016 Mississippi

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MDWFP Deer Program December 5, 2016 Mississippi
... Mississippi's deer population is estimated to be 1.75 million, with hunters harvesting approximately 280,000 deer annually....

Fall Hunting Options in Mississippi, Louisiana October 30, 2017 Game & Fish
... Mississippi offers vast forests and more than 1.75 million deer, providing some of the finest whitetail hunting in the South. Numerous wildlife management areas, federal refuges and more than 1.2 million acres in six national forests offer sportsmen many public hunting places..,

Deer-vehicle collisions high in Mississippi December 4, 2017 Vicksburg Post
... the Mississippi State University Extension Service estimating there are approximately 1.75 million whitetail deer in the Magnolia State ... Mississippi ranked sixth nationally in deer-vehicle collisions in 2014, but fell out of the top 10 in 2017 ..,

Weather, other factors have hunters happy December 31, 2017  Mississippi, Daily Times Leader
... state experts estimate the state’s deer population at about 1.75 million with about 280,000 taken each year by hunters...  The harvest has slowly grown over the last 15 to 20 years, but it flattened out or dropped a little the last couple of years. ..,

Hogs and CWD threaten habitat June 12, 2018 Mississippi, News Mississippi
... Wild hogs and chronic wasting disease within deer are currently the two largest threats to Mississippi’s wildlife ... Mississippi is home to over 1,750,000 white-tailed deer, and the growth rate of the wild hog doubles that of the white-tailed deer. ..,

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