Mule deer recovering, Game and Fish says January 22, 2018 Wyoming,

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Mule deer recovering, Game and Fish says January 22, 2018 Wyoming, Jackson Hole News&Guide
... the animals are rebounding from last year’s deadly winter.  Winter 2016-17 walloped the Wyoming Range and Sublette mule deer herds, which roam into the southern reaches of Jackson Hole, with almost an entire crop of fawns dying ..,


Wintering deer doing OK in Sheridan area February 1, 2018 Wyoming, Helena Independent Record
... We lost some fawns with the cold snap and snow in December ...  in the Sheridan Region ... There were 3,183 white-tailed deer surveyed with ratios of 70 fawns per 100 does and 37 bucks per 100 does recorded...  In the Powder River Herd ... there were 37 bucks per 100 does and 68 fawns per 100 does ... in the Upper Powder River Herd Unit ... there were 43 bucks per 100 does and 70 fawns per 100 does ..,

Also see this May, 2018 report

WYDOT warns of higher deer crossing numbers August 28, 2018 Wyoming, Gillette News Record
... A wet spring across much of Wyoming, followed by summer’s hot weather, spurred the growth of green grass in the state rights-of-way, and deer and other wildlife are moving toward and across highways in higher numbers than usual ...

Habitat conditions supporting big game herd health September 17, 2018 Wyoming, wyomingbusinessreport
... Abundant spring and summer moisture across southeast Wyoming this year ... Mule deer populations are increasing, and buck ratios in many places are the highest they’ve been in a decade or more... Most elk herds in the area are larger than the department’s population objectives ..,

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