State's deer controversy gets national exposure December 8, 2011 Pennsylvania

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State's deer controversy gets national exposure December 8, 2011 Pennsylvania,  OutdoorNews.com

... James Kroll recently appointed as Wisconsin's new deer trustee, asked former Pennsylvania deer biologist Gary Alt to help ... Alt implemented antler-point restrictions to allow bucks to grow older and encouraged higher harvests of antlerless deer to balance the herd with the commonwealth's forest habitat... "Hunters largely measure success not on what they kill but on what they see," Alt said. "But when deer numbers get so high that forests can't regenerate, you have real problems." ..


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