Whitetail Deer: To the Brink and Back

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017
10:00am - 11:00am
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Myles Standish State Forest
Myles Standish State Forest
194 Cranberry Rd.
Carver, MA 02330

Whitetail deer are once again abundant in southeastern Massachusetts, but this was not always the case. Over hunting and development pushed the whitetail deer to the brink of extinction. But the whitetail deer has successfully rebounded due to successful stewardship. Come to Myles Standish State Forest to learn about the whitetail deer and how the relationship between man and deer has changed over time. This is an all-ages program. Meet in front of the interpretive center at the forest headquarters. Rain or shine.

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 866-2526
Category: Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Hosted By: Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
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deer tracks in the mud at Shipyard Farm in Fairhaven
When you take a walk, look for animal tracks in the mud, dirt, or snow.

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