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Wildlife habitats in managed rangelands—the Great Basin of southeastern Oregon: mule deer.Author(s): Donavin A. Leckenby; Dennis P. Sheehy; Carl H. Nellis; Richard J. Scherzinger; Ira D. Luman; Wayne Elmore; James C. Lemos; Larry Doughty; Charles E. Trainer
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-139. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 40 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionRelationships of mule deer behavior and physiology to management of shrub steppe plant communities in the Great Basin of southeastern Oregon are presented for application in land-use planning and habitat management. Communities are considered as they are used by mule deer for thermal cover, hiding cover, forage, fawning, and fawn rearing.
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CitationLeckenby, Donavin A.; Sheehy, Dennis P.; Nellis, Carl H.; Scherzinger, Richard J.; Luman, Ira D.; Elmore, Wayne; Lemos, James C.; Doughty, Larry; Trainer, Charles E. 1982. Wildlife habitats in managed rangelands���the Great Basin of southeastern Oregon: mule deer. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-139. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 40 p
KeywordsDeer (mule), wildlife habitat, range management, Oregon (Great Basin)
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