April 21, 2014
Exchanging bullets for birth control: Once hunted nearly to extinction, deer have pressed into America's suburbs with abundance. New methods of population control are helping to solve the resulting community conflicts without a single shot being fired.
March 20, 2014
A five-year research project has been launched by The Village of Hastings-on-Hudson to humanely stabilize and substantially reduce the local deer population over time.
January 2, 2014
The National Park Service will resume using sharpshooters to cull deer at Rock Creek Park. The NPS has not released specific details about the timeline – only that sharpshooters will kill deer at night through the end of March, and that drivers may encounter temporary road closures during that time.
September 6, 2011
U.S. Reps. Norton, Moran and Van Hollen say deer contraception project “could serve as a model for other national parks and urban communities around the country.”
February 15, 2011
The HSUS applauds an innovative program in the Baltimore suburbs to control the white-tailed deer population through sterilization.