Wis. board to get details on 2013 deer hunt
- Associated Press
- December 8, 2013 - 6:05 AM
MADISON, Wis. — The state Department of Natural Resources is set to get more information on the 2013 gun deer hunt.
DNR officials are expected to present a report to the Natural Resources Board during a meeting Tuesday detailing results from the nine-day season.
Preliminary data shows the DNR sold about 140 more licenses this year but hunters still killed 7 percent fewer deer than in 2012. The buck harvest was down 15 percent.
DNR officials say cold weather forced many hunters to cut their outings short this year.
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