Feedback about possible deer management topics will shape state’s first-ever deer management plan.
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Preliminary estimates after the season ended in November put the kill total at 196,785, down from 198,057 in 2015. But updated figures the DNR released recently show hunters took 202,338 deer during the season.
Meeting prompted after a deer harvested during the 2016 hunting season in west-central Clayton County tested positive for chronic wasting disease — the first wild deer that tested positive for CWD outside of Allamakee County.
Changes would impact deer and bear hunts.
All things considered, the naturally occurring physiological and biological reduction in metabolic rate greatly increases the chance that a deer is to live to see the reprieve of springtime.
Would allow hunters 70 and older to shoot antlerless deer during the state’s fall open hunting season.
Sharpshooters killed 63 deer during last year’s hunt, and in 2015, city officials decided that the deer culling program would be for four years to help deal with overpopulation.
Many historically good deer counties saw decreases in harvest.
Among the proposals were modifications to bag limits for several counties throughout the state.
Public engagement meeting: Management strategies designed to benefit deer residing in varying geographic locales need to be adjusted to best take advantage of the area’s habitat.
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Last year, 188,329 deer were killed during all hunting seasons
What can be better during the off season than getting together with fellow deer hunters? Myself and the crew I hunt with, the Iron Sight Gang, make it a point every winter to do just that.
That’s down slightly from last year, when 188,329 deer were checked.
Ohio pilot program will be featured on “Daily Planet,” which airs on Discovery Channel in Canada and the Science Channel in the United States.
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Two deer farms will remain under quarantine for five years after the last potentially-exposed deer is gone.
There are dozen if not hundreds of ways to cook prime cuts of venison, but what do you do with the tougher cuts like the neck and shanks besides grinding them for hamburger?
Agency proposes assigning hunters drawn for a permit to individual zones, with permits valid over a span of several days to several weeks within existing deer seasons instead of the current one-day hunt.
Agency says move would provide more permanent status and structure to requirements and restrictions that have been addressed by executive order.
Effort is expected to decrease local deer population about 20 percent a year.
Last fall, a doe with some type of growth on her brisket-area, began showing up on one of our trail cameras.
It’s the first chronic wasting disease-positive wild deer confirmed outside of Allamakee County; meeting scheduled to discuss disease