Studying White-tailed Deer

Deer Research and Monitoring on Fire Island

Fire Island National Seashore has been involved in a number of vegetation and deer monitoring and research programs for more than 50 years. The information scientists and National Park Service staff have collected on Fire Island and at the William Floyd Estate was used to inform the Seashore's White-tailed Deer Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (Deer Plan/EIS) and is summarized by topic below:

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    Last updated: January 18, 2017

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