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E-scouting for whitetails? Here is what to pinpoint

There are several mapping apps available, and they all provide the whitetail hunter a unique advantage. (Contributed photo)

E-scouting has changed the whitetail-hunting game. This is most evident among the traveling, DIY crowd, but deer-hunting homebodies can also find plenty of value in taking an aerial view of their ground.
While there’s no substitute for boots-on-the-ground efforts, you can certainly make in-person scouting far more efficient with the help of a good mapping app. You also can use e-scouting to fill in the gaps for trail camera reconnaissance. The trick is to know what you should look for, and what you’re looking at.

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