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Deer, Wolves and the NC Wildlife Resources Commission

In an op-ed for The News & Observer, Wildlands Network’s Ron Sutherland explores the dangers white-tail deer pose to vehicular traffic in the Albemarle Peninsula in Eastern North Carolina. Ron also discusses the important role red wolves play in balancing eastern ecosystems.

The most dangerous, most costly species of wildlife in Eastern North Carolina isn’t the red wolf, nor is it the black bear. What you really have to watch out for on your way to the beach is the white-tail deer.

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