Which bucks are successfully breeding has significant impact on deer management in general and buck harvest strategies in particular.
If you are not satisfied with the size of bucks on your property, and your hunters are harvesting more than one buck per 300 acres of deer habitat annually, you need to impose some method of limiting buck harvest.
In last year's August and December issues of Ag News and Views, I addressed some of the assumptions associated with infrared-triggered camera surveys. With another year of data collection under our belt, I thought I would update you on the findings.
The Walnut Bayou Deer Management Association has been making huge strides toward meeting its deer management goals.
A Noble Research Institute study has called into question the established techniques for placing adult deer into specific age categories.