Predators killed 46% of fawns, (Hart). A study about coyotes in Ohio found that even though they kill numerous fawns, the population of deer continues to grow, (Hart). It would be critical to maintain... ... middle of paper ... ... of helping deer control. Non-aggressive methods are the newest forms of deer control including electronic fencing, scaring tactics, and birth control. In the end, deer control is a rising issue that needs to be addressed for the healthy livelihood of deer and their environment.
Chronic Wasting Disease has spread throughout the nations deer population (Yates 1) Researchers at the University of Illinois found that killing infected deer helps control the spread chronic Wasting Disease (1). Hunting does not only benefit animals being hunted, but it also benefits animals that are not the target of hunting (Guiden 1). One way Hunting does this is by the managing the number of predators (“25 reasons” 1). Through these methods hunting protects wildlife for the future
We also need to know what the hunting controversy really is, the population statistics, and a few clubs that support hunters and wildlife conservation. To fully and completely understand, we should know the true definition of “hunting”. Hunting is the act of chasing and pursuing game in order to have food and survive. Of course nowadays hunting for survival is not necessary but it is for population control to better the environment. Hunting also has it’s economic advantages bringing in 1.6 billion dollars to this country every deer, duck, bear, etc.
The areas that I want to talk about are state-owned game areas. These public hunting areas can be crowded, over hunted, and in effect can produce some pretty smart whitetails. Bow hunting on state land can be frustrating, or rewarding if some simple tactics are followed. If you are going to hunt on public land, then the first rule one has to follow is to get off the beaten paths. Most hunters will not choose a hunting location more than ½ miles from their vehicle (Blake, Bucks in the Public Domain, 2009).
The intermittent deer hunting seasons guarantee the endurance of deer. In addition to continuing the deer survival, the hunting seasons help to control over-population of deer. Bucks rut to mark their territory and it is also considered mating season. The releasing of hormones/phermones.
These are the types of animals I love to hunt. Deer is by far the hardest animal in my list to hunt, for the soul purpose that deer have the whole package. Deer have eyes that can see very well which make it hard to sneak up on them but there ears are the most reliable arsenal they have. Deer’s hearing is as good as it gets being able to hear an animal walking through the woods from over 600 yards away. The best time to hunt deer is early in the morning and late in the evening, due to the deer being very active.
A deer ranch is a fenced in area where my Whitetail deer will be raised to be hunted as wild game. This would be my ideal business. It sounds like fun but there is a lot that comes with owning your own deer ranch. It takes a lot of your time and energy to manage. It will cost a lot of money, but in the end, you should end up ahead.
Lots of people hunt for entertainment and fun. Hunting also is a way for us to keep a balanced ratio between wildlife animals and human beings. It helps decrease over-population with wild animals. Many personal items are also provided by hunting such as: ice cream, soap, paint,livestock feed, tires, and construction materials. There are also many disadvantages of hunting.
Important Deer Hunting Tips for a Memorable Hunting Experience Since, you are not the only one hunting deer in that particular land area, therefore, you need to make sure you are smarter than the other hunters present over there. Similarly,
Recreational services are another economic source realized from the management of white-tailed deer. Much of the economics of white-tailed deer management can also be applied to other game species. Herd Health and Regulation White-tailed deer population size will affect the herd’s health. Disease in a herd spreads readily when the population size is large; this is known as density-dependent spread of infection (Habib, Merrill, Pybus, & Coltman, 2011). Frequency-dependency is the spread of infection controlled by the number of individuals infected.