The Deer Population Is Out Of Control, So Communities Are Culling
The U.S. deer population is about 60 times greater than it was in the '90s, and some communities worry those numbers could cause more car accidents.By Melissa Prax | December 6, 2015
Deer culling. It's controversial, and it's happening in communities across the US. That.s right. We said culling, also known as selective slaughter.
It's not just rural communities that have a major problem with deer. Deer are also prevalent in suburbs where residents aren't allowed to hunt but where there's a little green space and enough coverage for deer.