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Deer Hunting Closed in Portions of Deer Area 5 Due to Flooding – Outdoor News Daily

Deer Hunting Closed in Portions of Deer Area 5 Due to Flooding – Outdoor News Daily

Deer hunting in portions of Deer Area 5 in the Atchafalaya Basin, including Attakapas Wildlife Management Area (WMA), is closed due to flooding, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced. The Atchafalaya River has reached 15 feet mean sea level (msl) at Butte LaRose, triggering the automatic closure.Continue Reading…

South Carolina Youth Deer Hunting Day – Outdoor News Daily

South Carolina Youth Deer Hunting Day – Outdoor News Daily

Youth Deer Hunting Day is Saturday, January 4, 2020! This opportunity to take a youth hunting is available statewide on Private Lands and WMAs normally open to deer hunting except: Bear IslandBelfastBonneau FerryBotany Bay PlantationCrackerneckDonnelleyDraperFant’s GroveHamilton RidgeKeoweeMcBeeOak LeaPalachucolaSantee Coastal ReserveSantee Cooper HatcheryWatereeWebbRegulations for Youth Day are as follows: For youthContinue Reading…

Minnesota DNR offers opportunity to discuss deer population goals – Outdoor News Daily

Minnesota DNR offers opportunity to discuss deer population goals – Outdoor News Daily

Minnesotans can take an active role in helping shape deer population goals across the state by attending local workshops designed to increase inclusiveness and transparency in the Department of Natural Resources’ decision-making process. Based on feedback from hunters and others, the DNR is using a new workshop format to facilitateContinue Reading…

MDC reports young hunters checked 1,909 deer during late youth portion – Outdoor News Daily

MDC reports young hunters checked 1,909 deer during late youth portion – Outdoor News Daily

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that young hunters ages 6 through 15 harvested 1,909 deer during Missouri’s late youth portion of the 2019 deer hunting season, Nov. 29 through Dec. 1. Of the 1,909 deer harvested, 752 were antlered bucks, 200Continue Reading…

Connecticut Firearms Deer Hunting Season Begins November 20 – Outdoor News Daily

Connecticut Firearms Deer Hunting Season Begins November 20 – Outdoor News Daily

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) today issued a reminder that a variety of hunting seasons are currently underway or about to begin, most notably the opening of the fall firearms deer season on Wednesday, November 20. Specific deer hunting season information is available on the DEEP websiteContinue Reading…

High Water in Maurepas Swamp WMA Forces Closure of Deer Hunting Season – Outdoor News Daily

High Water in Maurepas Swamp WMA Forces Closure of Deer Hunting Season – Outdoor News Daily

Rising flood waters in the Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area (WMA) have triggered an automatic deer hunting season closure. The benchmark closure, enacted by the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission, closes deer hunting in the WMA when the flood gauge reaches 3.0 feet. It will remain closed until the gaugeContinue Reading…

Deer hunts are taking place at many Minnesota state parks this fall – Outdoor News Daily

Deer hunts are taking place at many Minnesota state parks this fall – Outdoor News Daily

DNR advises park visitors to wear blaze orange or bright colors at parks that remain open during special huntsSpecial hunts to prevent overpopulation of deer will take place this fall at several Minnesota state parks. Access to the parks will vary during these hunts. Some parks will remain open toContinue Reading…

Details released on four-day special split antlerless deer season – Outdoor News Daily

Details released on four-day special split antlerless deer season – Outdoor News Daily

FRENCH CREEK, W.Va. – The four-day special split antlerless deer season for youth hunters, persons with a Class Q/QQ permit, and senior citizens with a Class XS license soon will be underway. The first segment of the season is Oct. 19–20. The second segment is Dec. 26–27. Hunting is permittedContinue Reading…

Do Not Eat Deer Advisory Near Oscoda Marsh – Outdoor News Daily

Do Not Eat Deer Advisory Near Oscoda Marsh – Outdoor News Daily

LANSING, Mich. – With archery hunting season beginning Oct. 1, the Michigan departments of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Natural Resources (DNR) are reminding hunters of the ‘Do Not Eat’ advisory for deer taken within 5 miles of Clark’s Marsh in Oscoda Township due to PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonic acid).Continue Reading…

Georgia Archery Deer Hunting Season Opens September 14 – Outdoor News Daily

Georgia Archery Deer Hunting Season Opens September 14 – Outdoor News Daily

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. – The time is almost here! Archery hunters will get to hit the woods beginning Saturday, Sept. 14 for their chance at bringing home some venison, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). Last year, 80,000 archery hunters harvested almost 48,000 deer.Continue Reading…