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Ann Arbor Releases Results Of Aerial Survey Of Deer Herds

Maurita Holland
Washtenaw Citizens for Ecological Balance

Ann Arbor’s deer population is now roughly around 202 animals, according to the results of a visual survey by city employees.



The city released the outcome of the aerial survey today. 51 deer have been killed since a controversial cull began in January.



Credit City of Ann Arbor
Results of the Ann Arbor 2016 Aerial Survey

Fourteen Ann Arbor parks will remain closed after 4 PM from Monday through Friday for federal marksmen to continue thinning deer herds. The cull ends March 1.

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