Sunday deer hunting with bows now legal August 18, 2015 Connecticut,

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Sunday deer hunting with bows now legalAugust 18, 2015 Connecticut, monroecourier.com
... “Sunday hunting is expected to increase – by a small percentage – the current annual harvest of about 10,000 to 13,000 deer for all hunting seasons,” said Jacobson...

... The new law authorizes the DEEP to establish a season for Sunday bow hunting on private property during the fall archery season, in areas of the state with an overpopulation of deer...

Sunday Bow Hunting To Be Allowed Oct. 1August 18, 2015 Connecticut, Courant
... The last time DEEP experts attempted to make a statewide estimate was in 2006 when they put Connecticut's deer population at about 126,000. Some hunters dispute those figures as inflated ... some areas containing more than 40 deer per square mile. [40 deer per square mile is the target deer density for the state of Delaware] ...

DEEP identifies locations for Sunday bow hunting for deer August 23, 2015 Connecticut, WRAL.com
... The new law also requires such hunting to take place at least 40 yards from blazed hiking trails. Hunters must have written permission from the landowner...

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