Why Are Bucks in Front of Everyone’s Cameras But Yours?
Aug 4, 2021Lindsay Thomas Jr.
The parade of social-media bucks is underway. Every day now, more trail-cameras are appearing in the woods, and so are the photos they capture, especially big bucks in velvet and big bachelor groups of bucks…
Yearling-Buck Dispersal: How Far, How Fast, How Many?
Oct 4, 2017Lindsay Thomas Jr.
Each fall, many yearling bucks will strike out from the range where they were born, mostly in a straight line, onto ground they have never seen before. Mama is not coming with them, and they…
10 Things We Know About Mature Buck Movements
Aug 27, 2013Matt Ross
Technology is amazing, isn’t it? As I type this article on my laptop, on a plane 20,000-plus feet up, heading to yet another NDA event, I have access to the Internet! When we land and…
The Biology of Bachelor Groups
Mar 2, 2012Matt Ross
If you are monitoring local whitetails during summer through the lenses of your binoculars, or through the lens of a trail-camera, you’ve probably seen what are known as “bachelor groups.” These are groups of bucks…