Evaluation of Electronic Frightening Devices as White-tailed Deer Deterrents

@inproceedings{Belant2017EvaluationOE,
  title={Evaluation of Electronic Frightening Devices as White-tailed Deer Deterrents},
  author={Jerrold L. Belant and Thomas W. Seamans and Laura A. Tyson},
  year={2017}
}
The authors evaluated the effectiveness of the motion-activated Usonic Sentry (with and without strobe), motion-activated Yard Gard, and Electronic Guard for deterring white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) from preferred feeding areas from February to April 1996. Two four-week experiments were conducted, monitoring deer use (number of intrusions and corn consumption) at eight feeding stations in a 2,200 ha fenced facility in northern Ohio with high deer densities (2 38/km2). During these… CONTINUE READING

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