For the first time ever, researchers record the normally herbivorous deer eating a human carcass.
The re-emergence of the New World screwworm (Cochliomyia hominivorax), has resulted in an agricultural state of emergency being declared in Monroe County, Florida
Feared that they were already gone extinct, Bactrian deer from Afghanistan made a surprising comeback.
Red deer living across Europe prefer to graze on grasses and short shrubs, but when food sources are covered by feet of snow and ice, their stomachs shrink and their bodies take in nutrients more efficiently than in more plentiful summers.
Thirty years after Russia's Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant exploded and released massive amounts of radioactive particles into the atmosphere, driving human inhabitants to permanently abandon the area, this so-called "dead zone" has become home to multiple thriving wildlife populations.
Deer mate during the fall and move around more, increasesing the risk of life threatening deer-vehicle collisions. To address this increasing problem, researchers from the University of Georgia have developed a map that indicates where and when drivers are at a higher risk of hitting a deer in Georgia. Now researchers from other states are taking note of their methodology.
It's no secret that the ladies love a deep voice. Barry White's rise to fame is proof of that. However, the Prince of Pillow Talk may not be as popular with deer, especially bucks during mating season.
A rare deer species with vampire-like fangs, last seen more than 60 years ago, has been discovered still roaming in northeast Afghanistan, researchers from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) confirm.