From Indiana Department of Natural Resources
-- Both mail-in and on-line application deadlines are drawing near for the 2008 Indiana state park deer reduction hunts. The reductions are held specifically to reduce the number of ecologically damaging deer herds present in certain state parks.
The reduction efforts will be held Nov. 17-18 and Dec. 1-2. Mail-in applications must be received by Aug. 15. The on-line application deadline is Aug. 29.
Applications are available in the 2008-09 Indiana Hunting and Trapping Guide at retail stores and on-line as a special hunt registration at www.in.gov/dnr/indianaoutdoor/. Applicants must see details in the 2008-09 Indiana Hunting Trapping Guide before applying.
State Park deer reduction properties - firearms
State Park deer reduction properties - archery only
Applicants must be Indiana residents and be 18 years of age by Nov. 17, 2008 and possess at least one valid Indiana deer license to apply. Each person may apply only once for each state park deer reduction effort, regardless of primary or buddy status. All applications sharing duplicate names will be disqualified. Designated areas are available for participants with special needs.