Farmington Hills hosts deer management seminar

A speaker from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will talk about the Farmington area’s deer population during a September 21 seminar at The Hawk.

The City of Farmington Hills Urban Deer Management Education Seminar starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Center at 29995 W. 12 Mile Road.

Jon Aldred for Farmington Hills City Council

A DNR speaker will address issues related to the area’s growing deer population. Concerns include deer/vehicle crashes, ticks and Lyme disease, property destruction, and pet health and safety.

Officials will share results from a Farmington Hills Deer Management Survey, a proposed inter-governmental resolution, action plans, and urban deer management initiatives for Oakland County.

The event is open to the public. To learn more, write to Special Services Deputy Director Bryan Farmer,

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