A new reality for deer hunters? Lower Deer Numbers November 21, 2013

North Dakota Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

A new reality for deer hunters? Lower Deer Numbers November 21, 2013 Bismarck Tribune 
... White-tailed deer numbers, maybe more so than mule deer, mirror the availability, or lack of, habitat. ...  From 1960-62, there were more than a quarter of a million acres enrolled in the Soil Bank program and white-tailed deer followed suit.  Hunters took about 25,000 .. CRP enrollment peaked in 2007 with more than 3 million acres enrolled and since has declined to 1.7 million acres.  The rate for white-tails also dropped to around 45,000 last year.


These articles have been reviewed for relevance and content.  Some links to the original article may no longer be active.

Related News and Information