The heat is on for wildlife in need of summer rainfall July 10, 2013 Texas

Texas Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

Houston Chronicle
... The link between ground cover and fawn survival is starkly illustrated by TPWD fawn crop data from 2011 and 2012. In the record-setting drought of 2011, fawn survival was estimated at 29 percent statewide. In the "wet" summer of 2012, fawn survival jumped to 47 percent.  Fawn survival this year could be "about normal" if favorable habitat conditions hold through the rest of summer ...


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