The organisations have stated that deer poaching has reached epidemic proportions in some parts of the country. The WDAI advises anyone who witnesses poaching not to approach the poacher but to note any vehicle registration details and tell the authorities. For more details, visit www.wilddeerireland.com.

What is YOUR opinion?

Join other ST readers in our forums to discuss your views.

Like this article? Mark this page on a social bookmarking website…

What are social bookmarking sites?