PGC deer section leader talks predators, antlers and more November 21, 2015, Pennsylvania

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PGC deer section leader talks predators, antlers and more November 21, 2015, Pennsylvania, Times-Leader
...  “For fawns, about half of our fawns have survived to the hunting season (from both fawn studies to date) and about 2/3 of all mortalities were caused by predators. For deer older than six months of age, hunting accounts for about 70 percent of mortalities, vehicle collisions 10 percent, and predation 1 percent... bears and coyotes are the most important predators of fawns ... 


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