Deer population models

We’ve created a simple tool to help you deliver the required population on your land over a specified time frame.

Being able to manipulate deer populations is essential, whether your objective is to manage deer:

  • for sporting returns
  • for conservation
  • as part of a mixed land management system

Population management tools

Simple Population Management Application: Managing for sporting stags

Simple Population Management Application: Managing to a density

Monitoring success

You should carry out regular deer counting exercises to assess your progress towards deer population targets.

You should also consider whether assessing the condition of vegetation could help you to reach your objectives.