• Published 2008

GE 06-09 R 1 AN EVALUATION OF FOUR MINERAL FORMULATIONS TO ATTRACT DEER TO CAMERA SURVEY SITES

@inproceedings{Shaw2008GE0R,
  title={GE 06-09 R 1 AN EVALUATION OF FOUR MINERAL FORMULATIONS TO ATTRACT DEER TO CAMERA SURVEY SITES},
  author={Christopher E Shaw and Craig A. Harper and Michael W. Black and Eric Allan and Houston},
  year={2008}
}
––Estimating local deer populations is an important consideration for deer managers. Shelled corn is commonly used to attract white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) to infrared-triggered camera survey sites. The addition of mineral formulations may increase deer visitation. We evaluated the effect of four mineral formulations on deer visitation at two study areas in Tennessee. Mineral formulations differed in ingredients and amount of sodium (Na) supplied. Type of mineral formulation… CONTINUE READING

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