Platte Valley http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Game and Fish launches partnership to restore mule deer habitat in Platte Valley http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/game-and-fish-launches-partnership-restore-mule-deer-habitat-platte-valley <p>It&rsquo;s tough to say exactly how fast the mule deer population in the Platte Valley is declining. But we know it IS declining &ndash; and whatever the rate, it&rsquo;s substantial. One of the reasons the animals are dying off is that their habitat is deteriorating. So now, the Game and Fish Department is trying to come up with a plan for restoring it. &nbsp;Tom Ryder, assistant chief of the wildlife division at Game and Fish speaks with Wyoming Public Radio&rsquo;s Willow Belden.</p> Sat, 02 Jun 2012 18:37:48 +0000 Willow Belden 24956 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Game and Fish launches partnership to restore mule deer habitat in Platte Valley