State Botanist Says Deer Are Biggest Threat To Endangered Native Plants Thu, 08/22/2019 - 4:14pm Heraldgroton Peter Morton, Chief Orchardist at Autumn Hills Orchard on Chicopee Row and a graduate of the Groton-Dunstable schools, shows evidence of the distinctive saw-tooth-like bite of white tail deer on a young apple tree. Photo by Russell Harris Full text available to online subscribers only. If you are a current online subscriber, please click here to login. If you are not a current online subscriber, please click here to view our subscription options. If you are and online subscriber whose subscription has recently lapsed and you are having an problems accessing premium content, please resubscribe for free here: http://grotonherald.com/online-subscriptions. Thank you.