2017 Deer Harvest, Amid research indicating deer crossing signs don't work, state officials seek new strategies November 11, 2018 Nebraska

Nebraska Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

... Nebraska’s deer population hasn’t yet rebounded totally from a disease outbreak in 2011-12. That’s reflected in the deer harvest numbers, which used to number more than 3,000 a year before plunging in 2012..,

Deer Harvest and Deer Vehicle Collisions

 Year Deer Vehicle CollisionsTotal Deer Harvest 
 2008 3,048 80,467
 2009 3,379 76,613
 2010 3,087 88,034
 2011 3,135 86,609
 2012 2,500 60,830
 2013 2,062 48,345
 2014 1,995 52,051
 2015 2,34358,690 
 2016 2,244 58,126
 2017 2,215 58,903

Source of Deer Vehicle Collisions:  Nebraska Department of Transportation Highway Safety Office

Source of Harvest Data:  Nebraska Game and Parks Division

The following data is taken from the video below, prior to finish of archery and muzzleloader, and late anterless season:
     Mule deer buck harvest has increased for the fourth consecutive year.  8,609 in 2017 and 8,499 in 2016.  The average age of bucks, 40 percent estimated at age 3 or older.  
     White tail buck harvest is uip 4 percent.  26,489 in 2017, 25,314 in 2016.  Average age decline slightly with 33 percent estimated at age 3 or older.

Nebraska's 2017 Fall Deer Harvest Numbers, Nebraska Game and Parks, December 5, 2018




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