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Eddie’s Corner: Deer and Car Collisions

By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent, October 6, 2015

Deer in roadFall is a wonderful time to live in North Georgia. We have fresh local apples, festivals galore, cooler air and landscapes with a beautiful mix of natural colors. Fall is also prime breeding season for white tail deer which means it is also when drivers are more likely to hit deer that run into the road, according to a new study from the University of Georgia that was recently published in the journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.  Continue reading