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Spikes - Shoot don't
shoot?
What is the answere
Juvenile-to-Adult Antler
Development in White-Tailed
Deer in South Texas
Ben H. Koerth, Arthur Temple
College of Forestry and
Agriculture, Stephen F. Austin
University, Nacogdoches, Tx
Dr. James C. Kroll, Arthur
Temple College of Forestry and
Agriculture, Stephen F. Austin
University, Nacogdoches, Tx

- Our results suggest there is
no predictable relationship
between a male's first set of
antlers and those produced at
maturity in a free-living
enviroment.........
- We found no phenotypic
basis for removing young males
based on number of points on
their first set of antlers as part
of a genetic improvement
strategy.......
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Wildlife disease debate
heats up
By CHRIS MERRILL
Star-Tribune environment reporter
Monday, October 20, 2008 8:35 PM
MDT
LANDER -- At the heart of the story
are a sick moose, a regional forester,
a state agency, a mutated protein and
five conservation organizations.
And they all could influence, in
different ways, the future of elk
feedgrounds in Wyoming.......

Dr. Deer’s position on this is:
For several years now, the wildlife
profession in general has been
against feeding deer.
Some states even have laws against
it. Yet, when hunter opportunity is
threatened by winter kill......
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Trail Cameras: Toys No More
By Dr. James Kroll & Ben H. Koerth
Sure, it's a lot of fun to set out a
camera or two and try to capture an
image of a big buck. Some hunters
even have used them to pinpoint good
stand sites. But these devices hold so
much more potential.
Read more...

Burning for Bigger Buck’s
By Dr. James C. Kroll & Ben Koerth
One of the most cost-effective
ways to manage
to set the woods on fire. Here’s
how to do
wildlife without hurting people or
property.
One four-letter word, perhaps more
than
into the hearts of “civilized” man:
FIRE!
Read more...