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Twenty-year Home-range Dynamics
of a White-tailed Deer Matriline


Table 1.   Location data for six deer from the Gabbro Lake matriline in March-April through November-December.
Deer No. Age Year Summer range
No. of aerial locations No. of times confirmed present
Aerial survey Ground survey
M112 12 1977 39    
13 1978 48    
14 1979 22 9 4
Total 109 9 4
D106 2 1976 31    
5 1979 24 8 6
6 1980 12 8  
7 1981 6 8  
8 1982 8 10 3
9 1983 18 11 2
10 1984 9 3  
11 1985 18 3  
13 1987 5 19 9
14 1988 23 4 8
Total 154 74 28
G6381 1 1982 8 9 3
2 1983 14 11  
3 1984 9 3  
4 1985 10 4  
5 1986 2 8  
6 1987 3 18 24
7 1988 24 9 8
8 1989 5 19  
Total 75 81 35
G6996 1 1987 3 15 29
2 1988 23 9 8
3 1989 5 21  
4 1990 19 14 9
5 1991 1 16 4
Total 51 75 50
GG6974 1 1987 3 42  
2 1988 23 8 8
3 1989 4    
Total 30 50 8
GG7000 1 1988 21 11 8
2 1989 4 19 2
3 1990 19 13 6
4 1991 3 27 5
5 1992 4 31  
6 1993 4 23 16
7 1994 2 27 5
8 1995 2 33 17
9 1996 4 6 1
Total 63 190 68
Note:  Data for deer G6381 in April-June 1986, deer G6996 in April-August 1991, deer GG6974 in April- May 1989, and deer GG7000 in January-November 1993 and 1995 and January- March 1996.

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