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Deer hunting

Information on current and upcoming deer seasons, tools for your hunt and deer herd monitoring.

2016 Deer season structure and permit levels

The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board has approved the antlerless harvest quotas, permit levels and season structure for the 2016 deer hunting seasons.

2015 deer harvest summary

View 2015 deer harvest numbers by season, zone and county.

Notice about 2016 antlerless deer permits

Farmland Zone antlerless deer permit(s) are included with each deer hunting license and will be available for selection later this summer. You may print this carcass tag from your Go WILD account, get a printed copy at your local DNR Service Center or visit a license agent which will require a $2 processing fee. Bonus permits will go on sale starting August 15, at a cost of $12.00 for residents, $20.00 for nonresidents and $5.00 for 10 and 11 year olds.

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Contact information
For information on deer hunting, contact:
Derek Johnson
Assistant big game ecologist
Bureau of Wildlife Management
Last revised: Friday May 27 2016