Deer has the most protein, and squirrel has more cholesterol than elk or duck.

Those are two takeaways from this cool infographic from the outdoors site Wide Open Spaces, comparing the nutritional values of five types of wild game. It’s drawn from data in this wild game cookbook.

The infographic doesn’t include moose meat, but Livestrong says 3.5 ounces of the meat has 102 calories with 22 grams of protein.

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Credit: <a href=http://www.wideopenspaces.com/see-the-nutritional-value-of-wild-game-infographic/"> Wide Open Spaces </a>
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Dan MacLeod is the managing editor of the Bangor Daily News. He's an Orland native who moved to Portland in 2002 and now lives in Unity. He's been a journalist since 2008, and previously worked for the...