The Living Forest (650) : Red Deer
In the forest the yearly mating ritual of the red deer, called the rut, is in full swing.
Mature stags compete for the attentions of the hinds with a very distinctive and loud "roar" that can be heard for miles around in the forest.
Dutch name : Edelhert
German name : Rothirsch
Latin name : Cervus elaphus
Location : Hertogenwald at Eupen (Belgium)