Deer Population and Management

Massachusetts Deer Population and Management News Archive
See the right side of the Massachusetts page for population trends

Annual Reported Deer Hunt
1966:   3,404
1976:   2,712
1980:   3,494
1981:   5,011
1982:   4.002
1983:   4,525
1984:   4,468
1985:   5,289
1986:   5,612
1987:   5,596
1988:   5,427
1989:   6,708
1990:   6,890
1991: 10,038
1992: 10,040
1993:   8,345
1994:   9,123
1995: 11,343
1996:   8,843
1997: 10.578
1998:   9,433
1999:   9,634
2000: 11,266
2001:   9,930
2002: 12,417
2003: 12,025
2004: 12,266
2005: 12,060
2006: 10,596
2007: 11,576
2008: 11,217
2009: 10,381
2010: 10,699
2011: 11,081
2012: 10,938
2013: 11,413

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