Deer and fire webinar

White-Tailed Deer. Image from: en.wikipedia.org

White-Tailed Deer. Image from: en.wikipedia.org

Who: Dr. Sandra Rideout-Hanzak, research scientist with the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute and Associate Professor at Texas A&M University-Kingsville

What: Webinar–“Using Fire to Improve Deer Habitat in the Southern Great Plains”

Topics of Discussion:

  • Using prescribed fire to achieve optimal browse levels
  • Effects of fire on browse and forbs
  • Effects of burning at different times of year
  • Prescriptions for weather and firing techniques
  • Pros and cons of using fire for managing habitat

Learn more about deer habitat.

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