High Country News profiles Anna Ortega’s research on world-record mule Deer #255

HCN writes: “PhD student Anna Ortega studies the famous Red Desert mule deer herd to understand the benefits of short, medium, and long-distance migration strategies. This work recently took her to the Island Park, Idaho summer range of Deer 255, the deer that makes a 242-mile migration north from the Red Desert, the longest ever recorded in a mule deer.” Read the rest of the article here.