The deer working group is due to report in September. For information on the group, see https://www.gov.scot/groups/deer-working-group/
In the Spring issue of the John Muir Trust Journal (p16), there is an interesting article on alternative models of deer control. It is available at https://www.johnmuirtrust.org/assets/000/003/710/JMT_Journal_66_spring_2019_WEB_original.pdf?1556183107 and is appropriate reading given that the current system of deer control is clearly not working.
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