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If Momma Ain’t Happy

With the spring equinox behind us, longer warmer days are in our future. Daffodils are in bloom, the peepers are […]

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Murdered by Pirates?

As we live through the reality of COVID winter, we know the safest place is home. We know who lives […]

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Little Fish, Big Pond

For yearling males, it’s best to find a new pond. Some haven’t quite got the message.

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Posts Related to dispersal

Female Dispersal: Is it a matter of asking directions?

We recently published another paper on female dispersal in deer. Here are the highlights.

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Female Dispersal? Really.

Everyone knows it’s males that are supposed to do the dispersing. What’s going on?

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Male Dispersal: Maybe they do ask for directions?

The mystery of male dispersal has vanished with the advent of the radio- and GPS- collar. Now we can determine the who, when, and how far for those boys that hit the road.

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The Dog Barked

A few weeks ago, we sent out a call. And, of course, you answered! Many readers of the blog responded […]

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Caution!

We talk about deer movements a lot on this blog. Movements before the rut, during the rut, after the rut, […]

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The Real Does of the Deer Forest Study: Holiday Drama and Life Lessons

If you know anything about deer, you know that fall is a very important season in their life. I know […]

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The Real Does of the Deer Forest Study: Maternity Ward

Doe 12866, heavy with fawn, has made her way to State College after an all night trek. The only plausible […]

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It depends…

Two people independently sent me the same research paper a couple of months ago. The title – Synergistic Population Density […]

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Tough Love

If momma isn’t happy…

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How many antler rubs are there in the world?

[And more importantly, is it important?]

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Publications

Summary reports Scientific Publications DIefenbach, D. R., W. M. Knox, and C. S. Rosenberry. 2021. The Future of Managing Ungulate […]

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Who knows best?

CWD could be coming to a tree stand near you sooner than later.

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