DNR today released a report on Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease, which is being blamed for a deline in the state’s deer herd and, as a result, the 2013 deer harvest.
Shotgun hunters took 18,483 deer during the second weekend of firearms season
A deer that fell through the ice on the Des Plaines River today is being used as an example of the dangers ice fishermen face this time of the year
Rain, wind and snow are being blamed for a dramatic drop in harvest during the first weekend of the firearms deer season.
A total of 13 people from Illinois and Indiana have been arrested, cited
or warned by DNRs from both states for commercial fishing violations.
The Illinois Supreme Court today rejuvenated a challenge to Cook County’s ban on assault weapons, a move that is being seen as positive in the gun owner community.
DNR announced today that it is taking a close look at its deer programs. More specifically, the agency is “examining its deer management program to determine if modifications are needed to hunting seasons and regulations.”