The public is invited to attend — in person or online — a meeting this Saturday, July 20, to discuss the Deer Trustee Report action teams’ implementation proposals.
“Four action teams have been hard at work since March, reviewing the report recommendations, discussing research materials and background data to build the framework for their implementation proposals,” said Eric Lobner, Deer Trustee Report implementation coordinator with the Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
Some of the recommendations include:
— limit the use of sex-age-kill accounting style models to monitoring deer population size and trends at the state and regional levels; reduce the number of deer management units;
— resolve the baiting and feeding issue outside CWD affected areas;
— continue to conduct research on