Deer

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    In September 2016, New York City launched a non-lethal deer impact management plan, including a study to control the deer population on Staten Island through surgical sterilization. The sterilization of male deer is a groundbreaking technique in population control methodology. To learn more, visit our Deer Impact Management Plan page.
    

WildlifeNYC is a campaign launched by the City of New York to increase public awareness about wildlife in the city.

There is abundant wildlife in New York City – over 600 different species call the Big Apple home. From soaring hawks to curious coyotes, it’s no surprise that we encounter animals everywhere from our parks and greenspaces to our roads and roofs. WildlifeNYC is a campaign launched by the City of New York to increase public awareness about urban wildlife. After all, they’re New Yorkers, too!