2017 Midwest Deer Forecast
By: Game & Fish Online Staff
No matter where you're hunting in the Midwest, you can find the latest state analysis and where-to-go hotspots in our annual Deer Forecast
2017 Great Plains Deer Forecast
Hunters across the Great Plains are eagerly awaiting the start of deer season. And there’s reason to be optimistic, with deer numbers increasing in many areas. Let’s take a look at a few of the highlights for the four plains states and what hunters might expect when they hit the woods and fields this season in pursuit of whitetails and mule deer ....
2017 Illinois Deer Forecast
Deer season is once again upon us, and many hunters are wondering what will be in store. In the 2016-2017 season the overall harvest was 144,150. It ranked lowest since the turn of the century and continues a downward trend since the record harvest in the 2005-2006 season. The Prairie State still ranks among the top of the list when it comes to the premier deer hunting destinations, though. And there are plenty of opportunities this season to fill a tag. We’ll take a look here at some of the factors contributing to the deer harvest totals statewide and a little of what ....
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