2015 White-tailed Deer Report [PDF] March 16, 2016 Vermont,

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2015 White-tailed Deer Report [PDF] March 16, 2016 Vermont, Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department 
     Hunters harvested a total of 12,747 deer during the four Vermont deer seasons in 2015, providing more than 2.5 million meals of local, nutritious venison. The overall harvest was 6% lower than 2014, but the total buck harvest of 8,330 was 5% more than the 2014 buck harvest (7,954; Figure 1) and slightly higher than the previous 3-year average (8,286 bucks). The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department estimated a 10-15% decrease in the deer population due to consecutive severe winters in 2014 and 2015 ...


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