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.
October 15, 2019

We had a sneak peek Buck 28356’s turning angles but where was he going?

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October 9, 2019

Are bucks getting anywhere or just spinning?

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October 3, 2019

Can those expensive GPS collars tell us where bucks bed down during the day?

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September 9, 2019

Nobody likes population estimates. Can technology let us see what we cannot?

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September 4, 2019

No one would go to grandma’s if she lived on a random transect.

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August 27, 2019

Yes, it’s OK to start thinking about the hunting seasons.

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August 22, 2019

How long it takes to catch the big one can tell us something about how many there are

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August 20, 2019

Wildlife are great at hiding. We need to be good at seeking.

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August 13, 2019

Film noir masquerading as a population model

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August 7, 2019

Strap in for a low speed, unthrilling ride into 2 population estimation methods

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August 5, 2019

Tackling the topic everyone loves to hate

July 12, 2019

It's a scary world out there. Best to stick close to mom.

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June 23, 2019

Mother Nature can be quite harsh. How do deer respond to her curveballs?

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June 12, 2019

Do antlers serve to win battles or babes?

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June 5, 2019

How far are those tiny feet taking them?

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May 31, 2019

We are in the midst of an imperial raid!

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May 23, 2019

Help keep tabs on the king of butterflies.

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May 10, 2019

Coyotes, genes, and management?

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May 1, 2019

Society values are changing. What might that mean for wildlife?

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April 30, 2019

With trapping over, we celebrate the Class of 2019