In the dead of night, while half the city is out of town for Easter Week, the National Park Service is implementing its
ruthless slaughter of helpless, cute, fuzzy deer whitetail reduction plan in Rock Creek Park.
“‘Deer Reduction Operations’ to Begin Tonight in Rock Creek Park,” Martin Austermuhle, DCist
“Sharpshooters to begin killing deer in Rock Creek Park for National Park Service,” AP via Washington Post
“Rock Creek Park Deer Slaughter Starts Tonight,” Will Sommer, Washington City Paper blog.
Image (“Bye-Bye Bambi, after Atelier de Walt Disney”) by Mike Licht. Download a copy here. Creative Commons license; credit Mike Licht, NotionsCapital.com
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