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Clay Nielsen To Discuss Deer, Crops During Field Day

July 02, 2010

Dr. Clayton K. Nielsen, a wildlife specialist and Assistant Professor at SIUC, believes if more people ate deer, there would be fewer deer eating corn. Nielson states, "There's an estimated 30 million deer continent wide ... Without hunting, we would see even greater exponetial increases in deer populations."