Deer rut about to peak in East Texas November 15, 2012

Texas Deer Population and Management News and Information Archive

Deer rut about to peak in East Texas November 15, 2012 Longview News-Journal
There is a period of time when mature whitetail bucks will actively seek out females or doe deer for breeding purposes. This phase is known as “the rut.” ... Deer in the southern area have an earlier peak rut date then in the north... The TP&W study shows most breeding activity happened from Oct. 21 to Jan. 5. Peak breeding dates were Nov. 22 in the northern portion and Nov. 12 in the southern part of the Piney Woods...

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

Related News and Information