21 state parks to close for deer hunts November 4, 2013 Indiana

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21 state parks to close for deer hunts November 4, 2013 Indiana, WANE-TV
... The Indiana Department of Natural Resources will conduct deer reduction hunts for the 21st straight year at 21 state parks on two days in November and another two days in December... A report on the 2012 reductions can be found at dnr.IN.gov/parklake/files/sp-DeerRMRR.pdf.


... The state administered hunts began in 1993 ... Nearly 1,200 deer are expected to be killed during the four days of hunting this year... “I don’t see, short of reintroducing historic large predators like wolves, that we’ll ever be done hunting the deer... Mike Mycroft, chief of state parks and reserves for Indiana’s Department of Natural Resources...

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