Group Collects Over $110,000 To Sterilize Deer In East HamptonDonations have exceeded expectations in an unusual fundraiser on Long Island, in which a group is raising money to capture and sterilize deer and then set them free.
Federal Sharpshooters To Help Control Deer Population On L.I.'s East EndAs many as 3,000 deer will be killed during the hunt, which begins in February. Officials said the overpopulation has been blamed for the spread of Lyme disease, damage to crops and car accidents.
City To Send Out Plane To Look For Deer On Staten IslandWith Staten Island deer sightings on the rise, officials plan to start keeping track of animals from the sky.
Westchester Mayor Proposes Injecting Deer With Birth ControlThe mayor of a Westchester County town has proposed a plan to inject deer with birth control, in an effort to reduce their population.
Hastings-on-Hudson Considers Contraceptive To Control Deer PopulationMayor Peter Swiderski said the overpopulation of deer is diminishing the quality of life for residents in the community.