Minnesota and White Tail Deer

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Rite of late spring: whitetail fawn-drop 2014

Rite of late spring: whitetail fawn-drop 2014

Like clockwork: Freshly dropped white-tailed deer fawns are everywhere in mid-June, which is exactly how Mother Nature intended it to be.

June 2014
Deer goals ready for review in southeast

Deer goals ready for review in southeast

Advisory team: Deer populations need tweaking, up and down

April 2014
At listening sessions, hunters give deer managers an earful

At listening sessions, hunters give deer managers an earful

DNR deer managers have met with hunters in three parts of the state as part of a listening session tour to hear what they’re thinking.

March 2014
DNR, MDHA finalize dates for deer listening sessions

DNR, MDHA finalize dates for deer listening sessions

DNR holding elk meeting this week in Greenbush

March 2014
Northern Minnesota emergency deer feeding begins today

Northern Minnesota emergency deer feeding begins today

The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association has set the times and locations where feed will be distributed this week and early next in northern Minnesota

March 2014
Most deer feeding points will have food this week

Most deer feeding points will have food this week

The emergency feeding of deer in 13 permit areas in the northern part of the state is set to kick off later this week.

March 2014
Feeding  of deer  may start by this weekend

Feeding of deer may start by this weekend

DNR announces dates for ‘listening sessions’ in state

February 2014
Consensus: Increase deer numbers in the southeast

Consensus: Increase deer numbers in the southeast

For all the consternation from hunters about what they saw – or didn’t see – from their deer stands this past fall, the DNR’s first goal-setting public input meeting was a rather tame affair.

February 2014
Sessions offer deer hunters a chance to sound off

Sessions offer deer hunters a chance to sound off

Deer hunters have a number of opportunities in coming weeks to tell the DNR what they think about deer numbers in the state.

February 2014
Emergency feeding of deer starts in March

Emergency feeding of deer starts in March

Emergency deer feeding in the northeastern part of the state will commence later this month or early next, marking the first time since the mid-1990s the state has fed wild deer.

February 2014