It is difficult to confidently make harvest recommendations based on one year's worth of data.
The use of photographs in science is increasing, with several recent developments and applications.
It depends, but in most situations with white-tailed deer, the answer is no. Here's why.
There is a plethora of misinformation about white-tailed deer biology and management.
An update of the demonstration projects conducted on the property thus far.
Understanding the habitat requirements for the animals you want to promote and manage is key to providing a good wildlife habitat.
From a hunting and economic perspective, white-tailed deer, Odocoileus virginianus, is the most important wildlife species in the eastern half of the U.S. More landowners and hunters in this region...
Grazing lands provide forage for livestock, habitat for wildlife and recreational opportunities such as hunting. The assessed value of a ranch based on aesthetics and wildlife habitat or its recreational opportunities can often exceed the property's agricultural value.
As part of most management programs, doe harvest is an important component that needs just as much attention as trophy bucks.
Harvesting a deer yields a significantly larger quantity of meat, and putting meat in the freezer is important for many hunters. Yet most deer hunters take their deer to a processor and miss out on an opportunity to extend their hunting experience.