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Herd Abundance
  Herd Abundance
Deer herd abundance is estimated annually with hunter-collected data and a mathematical model to get post hunt deer population estimates.
Herd Abundance  
 
Fawn to Doe Ratios
  Fawn to Doe Ratios
Fawn to doe ratios collected in late summer give information on fawn recruitment and survival and are used as an input into the formula for annual deer herd abundance estimation.
Fawn to Doe Ratio
 
Yearling Buck Percentage
  Yearling Buck Percentage
The yearling buck percentage is estimated from aging data of harvested bucks and is used as an input into the formula for annual deer herd abundance estimation.
Yearling Buck Percentage