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.

The Deer-Forest Blog

We're tracking deer in Pennsylvania's forests. Check out what is going on in the field and learn what our researchers are discovering.

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Deer Crew Diaries - Entry 129
January 14, 2020
New year, new crew, same job
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Catching Up
December 13, 2019
It’s always nice to hear from old friends during the holidays.
The Ultimate Guide to Hunting Big Woods Deer
November 24, 2019
Five years of blog knowledge wrapped up in one post! Will it help you this hunting season?
First eagle treated for lead poisoning at CWC (Photo credit CWC)
Grounded
November 21, 2019
Needlessly weighing down wildlife
Did you hear that?
November 14, 2019
It sounds like…like...a swarm…

About the 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. More about the Deer-Forest Study...