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Deer droppings?

Observed: 23rd April 2010 By: Melica
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Droppings like large moist dark sultanas, just over 1cm long.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Deer droppings

Most deer droppings are very similar, often it is the size which indicates which species. Being around 1cm indicates roe deer.
Around 2cm and shiny black = red deer
Around 1.5 - 2cm and brown = fallow deer
Around 1.5cm and round with a flattened end = sika deer.

These are roe deer.

Graham Banwell

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