QDMA report shows Louisiana leads nation in percentage of mature bucks harvested February 5, 2015

Louisiana Population Deer Population and Management News Archive

... "A lot of guys are managing for older bucks," ...  Louisiana led every state in the nation with the highest percentage of harvested bucks aging 3 1/2 years or older... 68 percent ... In the nation overall, 34 percent of harvested bucks were 3 1/2 or older. That's up from 32 percent the previous year and way up from 23 percent in 2003-04...

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