PSU Deer Study

Deer-Forest Study

Why we study deer

Pennsylvania forests face many challenges - invasive plants, insect outbreaks, soil acidity, tree diseases, and even deer. This study is being conducted to better understand the role of deer in the context of all these challenges and to help Pennsylvania’s forest and wildlife managers better manage deer and the forest.

The Deer-Forest Blog

The “Worst-Case” Deer

Previously I shared some movements our collared deer make across roadways. Whether you’ve been personally involved in a deer-vehicle collision […]

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Make Good Choices

Some mornings, as I roll out of bed and check my email, I’m greeted with this message glaring up at […]

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Busy Bees

For the last week, I’ve been watching some very active and persistent carpenter bees. There is much chasing, bouncing off […]

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Deer Crew Diaries – Entry 21-15

Field season is over, and the crews have pretty much disbanded. There is a lot of anxiety associated with deer […]

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Deer Crew Diaries – Entry 21-14

 [Comments in brackets are by Jeannine and Duane] This week we made our fifth attempt to activate the release mechanism […]

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