Tim Eisele

Wisconsin DNR, CDACs to talk herd numbers August to November

  Hudson, Wis. — With the DNR no longer allowed to present deer population information to the public in terms of population goals by unit or deer per square mile, the agency will ask for the public’s help from August through November in defining new population objectives required by the Deer Trustee Report (DTR). Instead of having a population goal…

Northern deer zone kill up big while rest of Wisconsin down a bit

Madison — More than 300,000 deer have been electronically registered through all 2016 deer seasons so far, including 97,892 bucks from the gun season, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reported to the Natural Resources Board (NRB). At the board’s Dec. 14 meeting, Kevin Wallenfang, DNR big game ecologist, said that a grand total of 283,201 deer had been registered…

Legislature-required land sell-off enters final phase

  Madison — The Natural Resources Board (NRB) approved the third – and last – phase of the legislature’s forced 10,000-acre state land sale by placing 84 parcels covering 3,186 acres on the sales block. The DNR has now offered 10,226 acres for sale. The agency already has offered 7,040 acres for sale (June of 2014 and in February) in…