About the Deer-Forest Study
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.
November 4, 2020
Smoke and Mirrors
It is no secret that not everyone likes antler point restrictions (APRs). However, they are supported by about 60% of […]
November 2, 2020
Who Run the World
October 31, 2019
Little Fish, Big Pond
For yearling males, it’s best to find a new pond. Some haven’t quite got the message.
May 12, 2020
How many antler rubs are there in the world?
[And more importantly, is it important?]
December 24, 2015
Disappointment and Delight
The importance of monitoring deer fates during the hunting season cannot be understated. With the deer seasons nearly over, what happened?
November 10, 2020
Deer management, in the condensed version, has 3 steps: Identify goals and objectives Collect data to assess deer population and […]
August 2, 2019
Sex Age Kill
Film noir masquerading as a population model
Change and Structure
Strap in for a low speed, unthrilling ride into 2 population estimation methods
March 12, 2018
The field has been announced. But who will come out on top?
February 27, 2018
To Kill a Buck
36% of yearlings and 80% of adult bucks are legal to harvest, but are they?
January 8, 2018
Wired to Podcast
Wired to Hunt invited us to do a podcast!
September 7, 2017
Dear Deer Squad – About those Bachelors
Dear Abby has nothing on us.
April 5, 2017
Catch me if you can…
Our crews most definitely can! Here’s a look at the 2017 deer captures.
February 3, 2017
A New Record Low!
But we’re not talking about the temperatures…
January 27, 2017
Passing through nature to eternity
Shakespeare wrote a lot about death – a literary expert you could say. After 17 years, we’ve written a lot about it too.