Southwest Area

Identifying Columbian white-tailed and black-tailed deer

Tod Lum
May 9, 2018

Columbian white-tailed and black-tailed deer share the same habitat in some parts of western Oregon. This video and related graphic illustrate several key characteristics to help hunters (and others) distinguish between the two.

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