this is a good site to learn what the topo maps can tell you, i use arieals quite a bit, take them when you walk around, you will soon learn to tell where the swamps/hardwoods look like from the air, i use them here in florida alot, we have lots of pines, so i look for where the hardwood patches are, such as oaks. hope this helps. happy hunting
Winter is tough on whitetails, that is an accepted fact.
You can help the quality of your herd by providing winter plots - that are not necessarily designed as kill plots.
Having what I call green plots - that the deer can browse in when most of the other food is gone, can greatly benefit the deer herd when they need it most.
Come December - at least in our area of the south - most of the mast is gone, all of the crops were long harvested and this green browse can really make the difference for...