Deer (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Essex County, N.J., Begins Hunt To Reduce Deer Population

At three wooded reservations in Essex County, don’t be surprised if you hear the crack of a gun, or see a hunter going into the woods this week.


A deer crosses in front of a car on a road (credit: AP)

NJ Motorists Warned To Watch For Deer

State Fish and Wildlife deputy director Lawrence Herrighty said it’s the beginning of breeding season when male deer start chasing does.