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deer hunters

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your hunting license.
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the regulations.
Contact information
For more information about deer hunting, licenses and harvest authorizations, call: 888-936-7463
For questions specific to deer management, contact:
Anna Brose
Assistant Deer Ecologist
Bureau of Wildlife Management

Deer hunting

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

Registration of harvest required

All requirements to register deer using GameReg by 5 p.m. the day after recovery remain in effect, and hunters will continue to provide the harvest authorization number when registering.

Follow the harvest

Track the harvest throughout the fall. View the most recent 2017 Wisconsin deer harvest summary.

Get to know the deer herd in your area

Explore the new deer metrics database.

Weapon Use by Wisconsin Deer Hunters Report

View the summary of Weapon Use by Wisconsin Deer Hunters Report [PDF].

2018 Deer Season Structure

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Deer hunting resources

Additional resources

Last revised: Wednesday June 13 2018