East Hampton deer-control plan draws criticism December 9, 2012 Connecticut

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East Hampton deer-control plan draws criticism December 9, 2012 Connecticut, Newsday
The 30-page plan  [link to plan on the town website] ... calls for a five-year effort leading to a sharp reduction in deer, initially by killing hundreds and then by finding other methods to control the population... Some insisted a survey and scientific evaluation of the deer herd be done before any action is taken; others said something has to be done immediately to reduce the deer population, and the auto accidents and property destruction they cause.  "This plan is flawed and unethical," said Ellen Crain of the East Hampton Group for Wildlife, urging that it not be adopted...


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