Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Wyoming
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Wyoming Project

Wyoming Range Mule Deer Project

July 2012 - December 2019


Participating Agencies

  • Bowhunters of Wyoming
  • Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust
  • Wyoming Wildlife - The Foundation
  • Wyoming Game and Fish Department
  • Muley Fanatic Foundation
  • Sportsman for Fish and Wildlife
  • BLM
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Wyoming Outfitters & Guides Association

The overall goal of this research project is to address important research and management needs indentified by the Mule Deer Working Group in the MDI and WRMDI. Overall, we seek to investigate the nutritional relationships between mule deer population dynamics, energy development and disturbance, habitat conditions, and climate to provide a mechanistic approach to monitoring and management of mule deer.