Deer harvest down, as expected: Illinois firearm deer season November 23, 2016

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Deer harvest down, as expected: Illinois firearm deer season November 23, 2016 Chicago Sun-Times
...with the herd down and the significant weather change ... deer harvest was down ... a preliminary total of 54,452 deer during the first weekend of the Illinois Firearm Deer Season on Nov. 18-20. Hunters took 57,870 deer ... in 2015...

... Hunters in Illinois harvested a preliminary total of 144,150 deer during all 2016-17 seasons, which concluded January 15th. That's down more than 11,000 from the 2015-16 total, which was 155,229...


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