Iowa Population Estimate September 30, 2017 Nebraska

Iowa Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

Iowa August 30, 2018 Outdoor Life
Species: Whitetail
Estimated population: 496,000

Estimated 62000 gear up for Iowa's archery deer season September 30, 2017  Iowa, Omaha World-Herald
... Our deer population has been relatively stable ... lower numbers in northwest Iowa and increasing numbers along the Mississippi River and across southern Iowa ..,

Watch out for deer October 3, 2018 Iowa, Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
... Iowa’s deer population remains stable after being reduced from 2006 to 2013, according to state officials, and the numbers are at or below levels recorded in the mid-1990s ..,

... “Our deer population is similar to last year and they are definitely moving right now,” ... The bulk of the deer harvest, and hunter participation, occurs during the shotgun seasons. The Iowa DNR expects about 60,000 hunters in each shotgun season, plus 30,000 in the late muzzleloader season..,

... The department estimates the state's deer herd of about 500,000 ... About 223,000 people in Iowa held hunting licenses in 2018, a 14 percent decrease from 1988 ..,

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