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Ohio Archery Deer Season Opens September 28
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Ohio's popular white-tailed deer archery hunting season starts Saturday, Sept. 28, and is open through Feb. 2, 2014, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Approximately 205,000 bowhunters will participate in one of the longest deer hunting seasons in the nation.
Maine Deer Harvest Increases 13% In 2012
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
The 2012 deer season ended with a total harvest of 21,365 deer, representing an increase of 13% over the 2011 harvest of 18,839. Increases in the harvest were seen in all wildlife management districts.
Kansas Commission Expected To Expand Crossbow Use For Deer Hunting
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
At its regular meeting this Thursday in Pratt, the Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission has scheduled public hearings and is expected to vote to expand crossbow use for the entire statewide archery deer hunts by the 2013 season.
Illinois Acquires 547 Acres For Public Hunting
Sunday, March 3, 2013
Governor Pat Quinn has announced acquisition of 547 acres of public land in four Illinois counties to boost public access for hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing and outdoor recreation.
Big Changes Could Be Coming For Ohio Deer Hunters
Sunday, February 24, 2013
An October antlerless-only whitetail deer muzzleloader hunting season, extended hunting hours and new bag limits are under consideration by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.
Final Iowa Deer Season Opens January 11
Monday, January 7, 2013
The final deer hunting season begins Jan. 11, in the 38 counties in southern and western Iowa where antlerless deer licenses are available.
Wisconsin Wolf Season Now Closed
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Wisconsin’s first modern wolf hunting and trapping season came to a close at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012 when the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources closed the last remaining zone that was open to wolf harvest.