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Gogebic County foresters enhance deer habitats


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IRONWOOD — The Gogebic Conservation District and Gogebic County Forest and Parks Commission teamed up to enhance deer habitats in the county, according to an Oct. 6 press release from the conservation district.

The conservation district and forestry and parks commission focused on areas around Little Girl’s Point and Devils Creek, which the Michigan Department of Natural Resources considers to be deer wintering complexes.

District forester Winona Grieshop said the enhancements were primarily to provide food to the deer in the spring.

“There’s not mu...