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Enhancing Deer Survival in Northern Maine -- Are We Doing Enough?

Enhancing Deer Survival in Northern Maine -- Are We Doing Enough?

A Forum Sponsored by Presque Isle Fish and Game Club, Aroostook County Conservation Assoc., and The Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine

Date: Friday March 22, 2019, 6 to 8 pm
Location: Weiden Auditorium, Univ. of Maine at Presque Isle
Moderator: David Trahan, SAM Exec. Director
Introductory Remarks: David Trahan.
Opening Remarks: Judy Camuso, DIFW Commissioner
Topics and Panelists: Current Status of Deer in Northern Maine
Nathan Bieber, DIFW Deer Biologist – Northern Maine Trends: Deer 
Harvest and Winter Severity

Deer Wintering Area Protection

Ryan Robicheau, DIFW Wildlife Management Supervisor, Deer Wintering
Area Management and Protection (recent and historic status).

Predation Management

Gerry Lavigne: SAM’s Coyote Control Model

Jerry McLaughlin: Pres. Aroostook County Conservation Assoc., The use
Of coyote contests to incentivize timely coyote removals.

Earlier Event: March 2
12th Annual Gun Show
Later Event: March 24
Spring Sportsman's Show