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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October 17, 2018

According to some hunters, there seems to be a hush that falls over the deer herd in October.

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October 10, 2018

Spotted bundles of cuteness in a great big world. How far do those tiny legs take them?

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October 8, 2018

From tracking Mr. Buttons to spotted fawns!

October 4, 2018

Fall has arrived, but Summer was getting the last word. CCO
October 2, 2018

If you're a podcast junkie - or have a long trip ahead of you - you can listen to The Hunt Domain Podcast about fawn survival and predation.

October 1, 2018

Now that the outside of my gun was up to snuff, it was time to focus on what was going into it.

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September 26, 2018

New Year’s resolutions have long evaporated for many, but mine are just being realized.

September 20, 2018

Shenandoah has plenty of bears but what about deer?

September 17, 2018

If you didn’t notice, the blog took a summer break.

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August 17, 2018

Steve and friends...

Rocky Mountain National Park. The grassland meadow in the valley below should be a willow thicket of beaver ponds (click for larger image).
August 15, 2018

A circle of life and death story

August 10, 2018

Flowers and ferns and snakes!

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August 6, 2018

I never thought I'd do two fawn survival studies in my career.

August 1, 2018

Work smarter, not harder

July 31, 2018

It just isn’t the same without all the ingredients.

July 25, 2018

Are those palm trees?

July 24, 2018

Mrs. Incredible isn’t the only female with superpowers.

July 18, 2018

Who says vegetation work isn't fun!

July 17, 2018

If you want to make it as a fawn, you need to mix thing up.

July 10, 2018

All hail the inaccurate weather forecast!