Hunting News

Intensive 5-year mule deer monitoring project launched

Intensive 5-year mule deer monitoring project launched

By Wyoming Game and Fish Department

Although biologists at Game and Fish Department know a significant amount of information about mule deer and what impacts their overall success, it’s not enough. From decades of research and data collection, biologists aware weather, habitat and chronic wasting disease affect Wyoming’s mule deer populations. But in the last 30 years, mule deer...

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November firearm deer harvest down 9%

November firearm deer harvest down 9%

By Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

Preliminary Nebraska deer check-in numbers indicate the 2022 statewide harvest is down 9% compared to the 2021 November firearm season. During the Nov. 12-20 nine-day season, 33,866 deer were harvested, compared to 37,053 in 2021. While the overall statewide trend was down compared to previous years, regions of the state varied. Deer harvest in southeast N...

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Recent Hunting News

Harvest total shows 15% increase with fewer hunters
Harvest total shows 15% increase with fewer hunters

By Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Preliminary deer harvest numbers show 103,623 deer were registered statewide during the opening weekend of the 2022 gun deer hunt, compared to the 90,023 registered for the same period in 2021. This is a 15.1% increase over 2021 and is on p... READ MORE


9,515 deer harvested in youth season
9,515 deer harvested in youth season

By Ohio Department of Natural Resources

The two-day special youth hunting season concluded with 9,515 deer harvested on Nov. 19 and 20, according to the (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. Each fall, hunters 17 and younger take to the woods with a nonhunting adult for a special weekend ... READ MORE


Young hunters harvest 2,881 deer in late season
Young hunters harvest 2,881 deer in late season

By Missouri Department of Conservation

Young hunters ages 6 to 15 harvested 2,881 deer during Missouri’s late youth portion of the 2022 deer hunting season, Nov. 25-27. Of the 2,881 deer harvested, 1,302 were antlered bucks, 322 were button bucks, and 1,257 were does. Top ... READ MORE


52,000 deer taken in first firearm season weekend
52,000 deer taken in first firearm season weekend

By Illinois Department of Natural Resources

Hunters in Illinois harvested a preliminary total of 52,354 deer during the first weekend of the firearm deer season Nov. 18-20. Hunters took 48,964 deer during the first firearm weekend in 2021. Illinois’ seven-day firearm deer seas... READ MORE


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