Month: September 2015

Feeder Fright and How to Locate your Mystery Buck

While I was attending graduate school at Auburn University, I ran 6 trail cameras year-round within their 430-acre captive research facility. My study involved capturing newborn fawns and using their DNA profile to determine which bucks in the herd were siring fawns. For me, it was important to know what bucks were still alive during the breeding season so we could include them in our analysis of parentage.

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Adaptive Management for White-tailed Deer: How to Roll with the Punches

Every serious land manager will inevitably deal with failure at some point throughout the year. Whether it is drought, disease, equipment failure, or any number of other negative possibilities, the sign of a good manager is one that learns to deal with adversity and comes back smarter or stronger because of it.

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Pulse Resource Availability and Deer Movement

Acorns are raining down across much of the U.S. right now, so it is a great time to talk about pulse resource availability.

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Interesting Trail Cam Pictures

Every year that I run trail cameras, it never ceases to amaze me how many interesting things I would miss if I was not using trail cameras.

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