Rather than dining on venison, some preseason deer forecasters are eating crow November 19, 2013 Virginia

Virginia Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

... This year's acorn crop is about as bad as it gets, so the deer kill thus far must be booming. Right? Wrong. The number of deer reported killed during the early bow and muzzleloading seasons and Saturday's opening day of the firearm's season is down two percent from the previous year ...  the herd is down, the result of more liberal hunting regulations in recent years. The positive side of that, I am seeing a whole lot more bucks per doe than in the past...


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