DEER

Deer have been blamed for all of the negative interactions we have with them, yet the truth is that they are victims of the hunting industry. As you will read in the following reports, their population has been created, manipulated and controlled since their reintroduction to NJ 100 years ago.

This is the reality of what has happened to one species, who, for the prize their bodies make, has become the biggest money maker for our Fish and Game agency

 

***UPDATED***

An Analysis of
Deer Management in New Jersey

 

Fact Sheet:

ANATOMY OF A "DOE" HUNT:

How Killing Female Deer at the Watchung Reservation Increased Birth Rates and Reproduction

 

Fact Sheet:

Who is Responsible for the Size of Our Deer Population?

 

 A Plea For Deer