Deep freeze of winter bears down on region's wildlife March 3, 2014 New York

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Deep freeze of winter bears down on region's wildlife March 3, 2014 New York, Courier-Journal 
... The hard, icy snow that covers most of the region now also prevents deer from digging through the crust to dig up food ... . Weakened deer are more vulnerable to coyotes and other predators in winter. Deep snows make escape more difficult ... last season’s bumper crop of nuts, fruits and seeds has made more food available ...


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