Something Wild: Why So Many Acorns? October 10, 2014 New Hampshire

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Something Wild: Why So Many Acorns? October 10, 2014 New Hampshire, New Hampshire Public Radio
... oak mast follows a boom or bust cycle, which means the amount of acorns varies from year to year... This keeps seed consumers off balance and that's actually a good thing. If there were the same amount of acorns every year, there would be just enough mice and turkey and deer and others to consume every single acorn...

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