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Deer numbers to ‘crash’ because of drought

This deer, shot near Briagolong, has little fat and its ribs are clearly visible.

Deer numbers to ‘crash’ because of drought

Gippsland hunters are experiencing a knock-on affect of the drought as starving deer compete for dwindling food sources, and hunting bodies predict a population “crash”.


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