Coasr ARASustainable Deer Management and Conservation of Deer on the Quantocks

A colour leaflet giving more infomation about the deer and the aims of the Quantock Deer Management & Conservation Group can be viewed and downloaded by clicking on the image on the left (QDM&GC, 2005). {An updated version is due to be produced during 2017}

Note: since publication of the above the Close Seasons for deer culling have changed to:
MALES: Red & Fallow & Sika : 1 May – 31 July; Roe bucks: 1 November – 31 March
FEMALES: Red & Fallow & Sika : 1 April – 31 October; Roe does: : 1 April – 31 October
For further information on The Deer Act and related legislation click: DI Best Practice Guide.

Many thanks to those who have made available photographs for use in the leaflet and this site, including: Matthew Peaster, Jochen Langbein, Marc Thole and Stewart Ford. Copyright of all images remains with the photographers - contacts via web-master.