Urban Deer Issue of  Shawnee Mission Park<br />By: Prashant Deshmukh<br />
Population Leap<br />Today        = 20 million<br />Year 1900 = 0.5 Million<br />
Why Population Increased?<br />Predators<br />Hunting Seasons<br />Ordinance<br />
Objectives Of Study<br /> Whether decision of Shawnee mission park to reduce deer herd was correct?<br />What could have b...
Shawnee  Mission Park….<br />Shawnee Mission Park, a multi-use, 1,250 acre park is located at 79th Renner road, Shawnee, K...
Satellite View<br />Image source : Wikimapia<br />
Normal Density<br />25/Square mile<br />
Density at Shawnee Mission Park<br />180/Square mile<br />
Split Of Opinions<br />
Protest<br />
Deer -Human Conflict<br />Deer related vehicle accidents<br />Year<br />Data : Kansas Dept of Transportation<br />
Deer -Human Conflict<br />Cost of deer related accidents<br />Year<br />Data : Kansas Dept of Transportation<br />
Deer -Human Conflict<br />Zoonosis<br />
Zoonotic Diseases Spread By Deer<br />Lyme Disease<br />Rocky mountain spotted fever<br />Eherlicosis<br />
Deer Human Conflict<br />Deer related tick risk areas in Kansas<br />
SCWDS Protocol for APC<br />Southeastern co-operative wildlife disease studies<br />
Anatomy of Ruminant Stomach<br />
Life cycle of Abomasal Nematodes<br />
Abomasal Parasite Count of White Tail Deer<br />
Why not sterilization or relocation<br />Stress Of Immobilization<br />Repeated Estrous and Increase In number of accident...
Stress of Immobilization<br />Wildlife society bulletin 1997<br />STX – Succinylcholine chloride + Tiletamine HCL + Zolaze...
Deer Related Accidents During Rut<br />
Comparison Of Methods of Deer Population  Control<br />
Conclusion<br />Deer are not healthy and damaging  <br />     habitat<br />Possible spread of diseases<br />Deer -Human co...
Acknowledgement<br />Kansas Department Of Wildlife And Park<br />Department Of Biological Sciences Emporia State Universit...
Thank you<br />
Questions & Comments<br />
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Deer issue of shawnee mission park

  1. 1. Urban Deer Issue of Shawnee Mission Park<br />By: Prashant Deshmukh<br />
  2. 2. Population Leap<br />Today = 20 million<br />Year 1900 = 0.5 Million<br />
  3. 3. Why Population Increased?<br />Predators<br />Hunting Seasons<br />Ordinance<br />
  4. 4. Objectives Of Study<br /> Whether decision of Shawnee mission park to reduce deer herd was correct?<br />What could have been the best method to reduce the deer herd?<br />Comparison of different methods to control , and which was best in Shawnee case?<br />
  5. 5. Shawnee Mission Park….<br />Shawnee Mission Park, a multi-use, 1,250 acre park is located at 79th Renner road, Shawnee, Kansas.<br />Most-visited park in the entire state of Kansas<br />
  6. 6. Satellite View<br />Image source : Wikimapia<br />
  7. 7. Normal Density<br />25/Square mile<br />
  8. 8. Density at Shawnee Mission Park<br />180/Square mile<br />
  9. 9. Split Of Opinions<br />
  10. 10. Protest<br />
  11. 11.
  12. 12. Deer -Human Conflict<br />Deer related vehicle accidents<br />Year<br />Data : Kansas Dept of Transportation<br />
  13. 13. Deer -Human Conflict<br />Cost of deer related accidents<br />Year<br />Data : Kansas Dept of Transportation<br />
  14. 14. Deer -Human Conflict<br />Zoonosis<br />
  15. 15. Zoonotic Diseases Spread By Deer<br />Lyme Disease<br />Rocky mountain spotted fever<br />Eherlicosis<br />
  16. 16. Deer Human Conflict<br />Deer related tick risk areas in Kansas<br />
  17. 17. SCWDS Protocol for APC<br />Southeastern co-operative wildlife disease studies<br />
  18. 18. Anatomy of Ruminant Stomach<br />
  19. 19. Life cycle of Abomasal Nematodes<br />
  20. 20. Abomasal Parasite Count of White Tail Deer<br />
  21. 21. Why not sterilization or relocation<br />Stress Of Immobilization<br />Repeated Estrous and Increase In number of accidents<br />Cost Involved<br />
  22. 22. Stress of Immobilization<br />Wildlife society bulletin 1997<br />STX – Succinylcholine chloride + Tiletamine HCL + Zolazepam HCL + Xylazine HCL<br />
  23. 23. Deer Related Accidents During Rut<br />
  24. 24. Comparison Of Methods of Deer Population Control<br />
  25. 25. Conclusion<br />Deer are not healthy and damaging <br /> habitat<br />Possible spread of diseases<br />Deer -Human conflict<br />Whether Population can be <br /> checked by sterilization<br />Relocation<br />
  26. 26. Acknowledgement<br />Kansas Department Of Wildlife And Park<br />Department Of Biological Sciences Emporia State University<br />Dr. Lloyd Fox (Big game co-coordinator KDWP)<br />Dr.Lynnette Sievert<br />Jeff Prendergast<br />
  27. 27. Thank you<br />
  28. 28. Questions & Comments<br />

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