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2019 season harvest report now available

2019 season harvest report now available

By Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

The full harvest report from 2019, now available, reveals a total of 187,587 deer were harvested this past season.

During the inaugural statewide youth season, 5,829 deer were harvested.

Overall, the season was very similar to the 2018 season, with comparable total number harvested and success rates. A total of 101,910 antlered bucks and 85,677 antlerless deer were harvested in 2019.

There was an 8% increase in antlered buck harvest and 9% decrease in antlerless deer harvest compared to 2018.

The full 2019 harvest report can be found on the DNR website deer reports and statistics webpage.

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