Big-game season wraps up in Northern Zone, deer status December 2, 2012 New York

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Big-game season wraps up in Northern Zone, deer status December 2, 2012 New York, Plattsburgh Press Republican
... Thanks to an easy winter, there were plenty of deer around, but they still did not have it easy thanks to little or no mast crop production  ... ferns were a major food source. Mushrooms were also targeted by deer as were backyard bird feeders and gardens earlier in the season. This leaves hunters speculating about what effect a hard upcoming winter could have on the deer should that be the case...


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