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Ohio wildlife employees monitor deer for health, public safety as deer-gun season opens
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Sunday, December 1, 2013 3:03 PM EST
Employees of Ohio's Division of Wildlife are monitoring deer around the state as deer-gun season opens this week.
But the state also monitors deer for disease to protect the herd and Ohio's captive deer farms and other livestock.
The gun season beginning Monday runs through Dec. 8. Hunters are expected to kill as many as 90,000 deer.
Information from: The Columbus Dispatch, http://www.dispatch.com