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Georgia State Mammal (White-Tailed Deer)


On April 30, 2015, Georgia governor Nathan Deal signed into law a bill designating the white-tailed deer as the official State Mammal of Georgia.

Photo and narrative description (Georgia Museum of Natural History)
Georgia’s Deer Management Plan (Georgia Wildlife Resources Division, Georgia Government Publications)
Photo and narrative description (University of Michigan)
Photo and narrative description (Mammals of Texas Online)

Georgia State Mammal (White-Tailed Deer) View large image

White-tailed Deer at Dauset Trails in Jackson, Georgia
Source: Regenia Brabham

Georgia State Mammal (White-Tailed Deer) View large image

White-tailed Deer in Middle Georgia
Source: Charles T. Smith

Georgia State Mammal (White-Tailed Deer) View large image

White-tailed Deer Mother and Fawn in North Georgia
Source: Vickie DeLoach

Georgia State Mammal (White-Tailed Deer) View large image

White-tailed Deer Stamp
Source: Ed Jackson