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CWD found in Harding, Meade and Tripp Counties

CWD found in Harding, Meade and Tripp Counties

By South Dakota Game Fish and Parks

Increased efforts to determine the presence of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in South Dakota have led to positive results out of Harding, Meade and Tripp counties. Thanks to the cooperation of hunters, the detections were obtained from samples provided through collection stations. “While not the news we wanted to learn, we did expect to find CWD in ...

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Firearm deer season preliminary total 75,349

Firearm deer season preliminary total 75,349

By Illinois Department of Natural Resources

A preliminary total of 75,349 deer were taken by hunters during the seven-day Illinois Firearm Deer Season that concluded Dec. 8. The 2019 preliminary harvest total compares to the final total of 80,957 deer harvested during the firearm season in 2018. The preliminary harvest for the second segment of the firearm season Dec. 5-8, was 25,176, compared wit...

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Recent Hunting News

Resident hunters should register now for depredation hunts
Resident hunters should register now for depredation hunts

By South Dakota Game Fish and Parks

South Dakota residents may register, free of charge, for potential depredation hunts for deer, elk, antelope and turkey. Registration opened Dec. 1. Resident hunters are reminded of the unique opportunities that could exist later in winter ... READ MORE


Firearms opening day harvest up 29%
Firearms opening day harvest up 29%

By Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Despite wind and rain hampering the overall weekend, hunters reported 8,061 deer were taken on opening day of the 2019 Maryland firearm season, Nov. 30. The number represents a 29% increase over last year’s Saturday opener. The ... READ MORE


10,543 deer harvested during antlerless portion
10,543 deer harvested during antlerless portion

By Missouri Department of Conservation

Preliminary data shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 10,543 deer during the antlerless portion of the fall firearms deer season, Dec. 6-8. Top harvest counties were Callaway with 396 deer harvested, Pike with 303, and Osage with 3... READ MORE


USDA resumes CRP enrollment beginning Dec. 9
USDA resumes CRP enrollment beginning Dec. 9

By United States Department of Agriculture

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is opening signup for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Dec. 9. The deadline for agricultural producers to sign up for general CRP is Feb. 28, 2020, while signup for continuous CRP is ongoin... READ MORE


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