Cayuga Heights, Village Takes Action Against Growing Deer Population January 18, 2013

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Cayuga Heights, Village Takes Action Against Growing Deer Population January 18, 2013 New York, WBNG-TV
 ... Being a gardener, it upsets her when they jump her six-foot fence for her veggies... That's why the Village of Cayuga Heights sterilized 137 does this December... Sterilization cost ... about $1,000 a doe... Cornell University Wildlife Specialist Paul Curtis said sterilization is a humane way to deal with busting deer populations.
"Surgical sterilization is definitely an effective technique," Curtis said... "It's going to take potentially five years or more to see population level effects given deer are long-lived," ...


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