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  • subspecies
  • Subtle differences in appearance are noted between the various subspecies of red deer, primarily in size and antlers, with the smallest being the Corsican red deer found on the islands of Corsica and Sardinia and the largest being the Caspian red deer (or maral) of Asia Minor and the Caucasus Region to the west of the Caspian Sea . (wikipedia.org)
  • Size varies in different subspecies with the largest, the huge but small-antlered deer of the Carpathian Mountains ( C. e. elaphus ), weighing up to 500 kg (1,100 lb). (wikipedia.org)
  • Male deer of all subspecies, however, tend to have stronger and thicker neck muscles than female deer, which may give them an appearance of having neck manes. (wikipedia.org)
  • venison
  • By participating in HUSH, hunters can continue to hunt after they would normally stop and thus help reduce the deer population and provide high-quality venison for the needy in Iowa. (iowadnr.gov)
  • habitat
  • At the same time, market hunting, weak enforcement of game laws, and habitat loss conspired to drive deer to dangerously low numbers by the late 1800s. (actionbioscience.org)
  • Water deer are indigenous to the lower reaches of the Yangtze River , coastal Jiangsu province ( Yancheng Coastal Wetlands ), and islands of Zhejiang of east-central China, and in Korea, where the demilitarized zone has provided a protected habitat for a large number. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the 1930s deer were absent from much of Florida, however, today they are found throughout the state thanks to science-based wildlife and habitat management. (myfwc.com)
  • Likewise, responsibility for the future of deer in Iowa depends upon the cooperation of hunters and landowners, preservation of critical timber habitat, legislative support and continued professional management of the resource. (iowadnr.gov)
  • 2001
  • As of September 28th, the 2001 deer-hunting season on the City's Water Supply lands has been cancelled, according to an announcement by Commissioner Joel A. Miele Sr., P.E., of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). (nyc.gov)
  • Commissioner Miele said, 'In consultation with Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and under advisement of federal authorities, the City will not issue DEP deer-hunting permits for the 2001 season. (nyc.gov)
  • damage
  • Deer cause millions of dollars worth of damage each year to agricultural crops, nurseries, and landscaping. (actionbioscience.org)
  • One recent study of 13 northeastern states revealed deer caused $248 million damage each year to agricultural crops, nurseries, and landscaping. (actionbioscience.org)
  • 12 Both native and introduced deer have caused extensive damage to woodlands and plantations throughout Europe, and introduced deer and elk have reshaped temperate rainforests in Canada, Chile, and New Zealand. (actionbioscience.org)
  • Each year in Indiana, several thousands of dollars worth of damage occurs from vehicle-deer crashes. (in.us)
  • hunters
  • In addition to being valued by hunters, deer are appreciated by hikers, wildlife photographers, and other outdoor enthusiasts. (myfwc.com)
  • Deer hunters who want to have their trophy rack officially measured should call one of the official Iowa measurers listed above to set up an appointment to have the rack measured. (iowadnr.gov)
  • tail
  • European red deer have a relatively long tail compared to their Asian and North American relatives. (wikipedia.org)
  • ranges
  • In northern deer ranges, the duration of the breeding season (or rut) is short and there is little variation from area to area. (myfwc.com)
  • large
  • Large red deer stags, like the Caspian red deer or those of the Carpathian Mountains, may rival the wapiti in size. (wikipedia.org)
  • park
  • In 1929 and 1930, 32 deer were transferred from Woburn to Whipsnade , also in Bedfordshire, and released into the park. (wikipedia.org)
  • Join Park and Deer Keeper Dom Andrews on a winter morning feeding session with Knole's deer herd. (nationaltrust.org.uk)
  • often
  • This deer often is most active at dawn and dusk, and is frequently involved in collisions with automobiles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Where there is one deer there are often several. (in.us)
  • control
  • In many cases, motorists panic, swerve to miss a deer, lose control of their vehicles and hit fixed objects. (in.us)
  • time
  • Although at one time red deer were rare in parts of Europe, they were never close to extinction. (wikipedia.org)
  • Immediately following the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on September 11th, DEP announced that, all public access to Water Supply lands, including fishing and hiking privileges had been suspended, but a determination on deer-hunting had not been made at the time. (nyc.gov)
  • There is no time limit concerning how long ago the deer was killed for measurement purposes or for entry into the Iowa records. (iowadnr.gov)
  • several
  • Water deer are proficient swimmers, and can swim several miles to reach remote river islands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Deer communicate with the aid of scent and pheromones from several glands located on the lower legs. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • Follow the trail and find the Knole deer to help Ollie the owl collect everything he needs to throw a Christmas party for his woodland friends. (nationaltrust.org.uk)