Go Back  HuntingNet.com Forums > General Hunting Forums > Whitetail Deer Hunting
 Deer Management, and Poaching! >

Deer Management, and Poaching!

Whitetail Deer Hunting Gain a better understanding of the World's most popular big game animal and the techniques that will help you become a better deer hunter.

Deer Management, and Poaching!

Old 12-22-2005, 08:57 PM
  #1  
Giant Nontypical
Thread Starter
 
JagMagMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Port Neches, Texas
Posts: 5,514
Default Deer Management, and Poaching!

We have discussed deer management a lots here lately! Taking does, spikes, culls, etc.
Our local newspaper's outdoor section, (P.A. News) has shownpics of very nice deer taken in East Texas lately. I have always thought that East Texas has never lived up to it's potential, as far as antler size goes! (mostly East Texas is over-protective of does, and too eager to take young bucks!)
According to today's article, POACHING, is the #1 enemy of good deer management!
While doe, and young buck harvest, along with a few other things, contribute to "less than potential"buck size! POACHING, has a bigger influence ondeer management than the other factors!
In fact,people who take "spotlight surveys" of deer numbers, in ALL states, say that East Tex deer, and Newton County deer in particular, are the most "spotlight shy," deer in all America!
Being as I am an East Texas hunter, this is mostSHAMEFUL!
ALL of us as sportsmen/women, should take note, POACHING, DOES NOT HELP OUR SPORT! MUCH LESS! DEER MANAGENT!
JagMagMan is offline  
Old 12-22-2005, 09:10 PM
  #2  
Boone & Crockett
 
Lanse couche couche's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Southwest Ohio
Posts: 10,277
Default RE: Deer Management, and Poaching!

Careful jagman, your comments elsewhere indicate that you would "poach" under certain circumstances. I'll yield the last word to you, and I'm done for the night. But, if you want to play nice on my other thread, I'll tell you that joke that i mentioned later.

bon soir
Lanse couche couche is offline  
Old 12-22-2005, 09:25 PM
  #3  
Giant Nontypical
Thread Starter
 
JagMagMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Port Neches, Texas
Posts: 5,514
Default RE: Deer Management, and Poaching!

If a "mercy killing," is poaching! Then, I guess I'm a poacher!
I'd be willing to bet I'd get much more lieniency (sp?)before a "jury of our peers," for a mercy killing, than you would for trespassing though!
Point of this thread is, "POACHING is detremental to good deer management!" I don't think that anyone would dispute that!

bon soir, mon amee! (pardon my French!)
JagMagMan is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Iron Archer
Whitetail Deer Hunting
8
08-25-2005 05:39 PM
Indiana-Eric
Whitetail Deer Hunting
8
09-16-2004 02:27 PM
OhioDuckHunter
Whitetail Deer Hunting
12
07-28-2004 11:11 AM
juniorpc
Northeast
70
03-23-2004 08:55 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Quick Reply: Deer Management, and Poaching!


Contact Us - Manage Preferences - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service -

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.