Study of the seasonal use by mule deer of some native and introduced species on a pinyon-juniper restoration project showed that woody species made up the bulk of pellet samples, followed by forbs and grasses. Land managers are advised on seeding and grazing practices for enhancing big game habitats.
United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, "Mule Deer Diets on a Chained and Seeded Central Utah Pinyon-Juniper Range" (1989). Forestry. Paper 52.