Wildlife in Managed Forests: Deer and Elk

This publication addresses deer and elk population dynamics, herd productivity, nutritional needs, response to human disturbance and more. It is part of OFRI’s “Wildlife in Managed Forests” series, developed for foresters, wildlife managers and landowners as well as interested parties such as conservation organizations, regulators and policymakers. Publications in the series synthesize current research findings about the habitat requirements and ecological roles of various wildlife species in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest.