Conservationists establish that the carrying capacity of a population of deer in an extensive geographical area is 945. The current population of deer is 1,100. What is likely to happen to the population of deer? The growth pattern will change from logistic to exponential.
A)The minimal viable population for the deer will increase.
B)Deer from other populations will immigrate to find mates to reproduce successfully.
C)The population will remain healthy, and its numbers will increase.
D)The population size will drop until the numbers reach the carrying capacity.